Shelling At Highest Level Since Ceasefire Agreement

May 5, 2015

The last 24 hours have seen the most intense shelling since the conclusion of the Minsk agreement in February, the Ukrainian military has claimed. Certainly, since Saturday night, there has been a dramatic escalation in the number of artillery bombardments in the Donetsk area. Both sides are trading blame and it has been reported that both Ukrainian and separatist-held areas have been shelled.