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Ukraine: Huge explosion in Debaltsevo after DPR launch 'surgical artillery strike'00:41

Ukraine: Huge explosion in Debaltsevo after DPR launch 'surgical artillery strike'

Ukraine, Debaltsevo
February 13, 2015 at 17:53 GMT +00:00 · Published

Militia fighters reportedly blew up a Ukrainian army ammunition depot near Debaltsevo on Friday morning.

The blast occurred at 08:30 local time (6:30 GMT) and left a column of black smoke hovering over the area for several hours. Militia forces allegedly had been tipped-off about the location of the cache and conducted a surgical artillery strike. Simultaneously Ukrainian soldiers also allegedly launched attacks against the 'Debaltsevo Cauldron.'

On Thursday Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko agreed to a ceasefire to be introduced on February 15.

Ukraine: Huge explosion in Debaltsevo after DPR launch 'surgical artillery strike'00:41
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Militia fighters reportedly blew up a Ukrainian army ammunition depot near Debaltsevo on Friday morning.

The blast occurred at 08:30 local time (6:30 GMT) and left a column of black smoke hovering over the area for several hours. Militia forces allegedly had been tipped-off about the location of the cache and conducted a surgical artillery strike. Simultaneously Ukrainian soldiers also allegedly launched attacks against the 'Debaltsevo Cauldron.'

On Thursday Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko agreed to a ceasefire to be introduced on February 15.

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