: Russian-backed separatist forces use banned weapons
Politics13:50 Apr. 21, 2016

Russian-backed separatist forces use banned weapons

Ukrainian positions continue to be shelled near Mariupol 

Another night of heavy shelling in eastern Ukraine. The hottest points overnight were Zaytseve, Maryinka, and Avdiivka.

Read also It will take years to settle Donbas conflict: Ukraine's Defence Minister

The shelling was fixated along the frontline in the area near Mariupol and Shchastya in the Luhansk region.

In the past 24 hours Russian-backed separatist forces shelled Ukrainian positions from large caliber mortar weapons. All forbidden under the Minsk agreement.

Watch also More casualties on the frontline in eastern Ukraine

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