Shelling kills 22 in Ukraine`s rebel-held Lugansk: Local official

Shelling has killed at least 22 residents in the besieged rebel-held bastion of Lugansk in east Ukraine over the past 24 hours, a local official said.

AFP| Last Updated: Aug 14, 2014, 16:06 PM IST

Lugansk: Shelling has killed at least 22 residents in the besieged rebel-held bastion of Lugansk in east Ukraine over the past 24 hours, a local official said on Thursday.
"There was an artillery bombardment of the eastern areas of the city. A bus, shop and several apartment blocks were hit," an official from the regional administration told a news agency on condition of anonymity.
More details are awaited.