President urges others to back ‘lasting peace’
Friday 16th Oct 2015
posted by Morning Star in World
ARTILLERY fire rocked the outskirts of Ukraine’s rebel-held city of Donetsk yesterday in the latest clashes to threaten the ceasefire.
The sound of intensive explosions came at 9am from the area around Donetsk airport, one of several key flashpoints.
Eighty miles away in...
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