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Renewed Fighting in Donetsk, Warplane Shot Down

The sounds of explosions echo through Donetsk at dusk. According to local authorities, at least 10 civilians were killed when renewed fighting broke out overnight, following a rebel claim that they were receiving fresh supplies of military equipment, and trained fighters, from Russia. The military says Pro-Russian separatists shot down a Ukrainian warplane over the Luhansk region. Adding to the tensions, 280 Russian trucks carrying humanitarian aid are waiting near the border of Ukraine.

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