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Ukraine: See vehicle burn after intense shelling in Lugansk00:40

Ukraine: See vehicle burn after intense shelling in Lugansk

Ukraine, Lugansk
August 22, 2014 at 12:15 GMT +00:00 · Published

Lugansk was shelled by Kiev forces, Friday, leaving a destroyed car burning in the centre of the eastern Ukrainian city.

Lugansk has been the target of ongoing bombardment by Kiev forces for many weeks. According to a UN spokesperson, at least 2,086 people have been killed during the east Ukraine conflict, with more than half the deaths occurring in August. Over 5,000 have been wounded.

The first Russian trucks carrying humanitarian aid reportedly reached Lugansk, Friday. Moscow ordered the convoy to proceed, without waiting for further permission from Kiev.

Ukraine: See vehicle burn after intense shelling in Lugansk00:40
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Lugansk was shelled by Kiev forces, Friday, leaving a destroyed car burning in the centre of the eastern Ukrainian city.

Lugansk has been the target of ongoing bombardment by Kiev forces for many weeks. According to a UN spokesperson, at least 2,086 people have been killed during the east Ukraine conflict, with more than half the deaths occurring in August. Over 5,000 have been wounded.

The first Russian trucks carrying humanitarian aid reportedly reached Lugansk, Friday. Moscow ordered the convoy to proceed, without waiting for further permission from Kiev.

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