Ukraine conflict: Fighting intensifies in Donetsk and Luhansk
January 20 , 2015
Fighting for control over key areas in eastern Ukraine has escalated in the last few days, causing causalities among both government troops and pro-Russia rebels, media reports said.
Artillery fire was exchanged in Donetsk and Luhansk on Monday, January 19, with a hospital being hit.
Meanwhile, both sides claimed on Monday that the strategically important Donetsk airport was under their control. The Ukrainian military had earlier said that it had seized most of the airport.