Clashes kill 34 civilians in Ukraine`s Donetsk region: Official

Fierce fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels has killed 34 civilians over the past 24 hours in east Ukraine`s Donetsk region, local authorities said Wednesday.

AFP| Last Updated: Aug 20, 2014, 16:55 PM IST

Kiev: Fierce fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels has killed 34 civilians over the past 24 hours in east Ukraine`s Donetsk region, local authorities said Wednesday.
"Over the past day as a result of military hostilities, 34 residents of the region died and another 29 were wounded," the regional administration said in a statement.
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