Ukraine says forces shot at 60 times since truce began

Ukraine's military said on Sunday that its forces had come under fire 60 times in the hours since a ceasefire came into force.

AFP| Updated: Feb 15, 2015, 23:10 PM IST

Kiev: Ukraine's military said on Sunday that its forces had come under fire 60 times in the hours since a ceasefire came into force.

Military spokesman Anatoliy Stelmakh told AFP that the key strategic town of Debaltseve remained the scene of most of the clashes and that pro-Russian rebels had fired Grad rockets at Ukrainian positions there.