Hospital shelled in Ukraine rebel stronghold, one dead: authorities

At least one person was killed in the shelling of a hospital in the Ukraine separatist stronghold Donetsk on Wednesday at the same time as a peace summit was held in Minsk, authorities said.

Donetsk: At least one person was killed in the shelling of a hospital in the Ukraine separatist stronghold Donetsk on Wednesday at the same time as a peace summit was held in Minsk, authorities said.

"A shell hit hospital number 20, setting it on fire," separatist spokeswoman Yuliana Bedilo told AFP, adding that one pedestrian had been killed outside the hospital.