LUHANSK, Ukraine—The conflict-wracked eastern Ukraine city of Luhansk, much of which has been without water and electricity for more than a month, had a rare day of jubilation Sunday as rebel fighters paraded military vehicles victoriously through city streets.
In the other regional capital of Donetsk, the city council said Sunday that shelling hit two residential neighborhoods near a government-held airport. Government troops repelled an attack at the airport by about 200 fighters during overnight, and there were no military casualties, Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council spokesman Volodymyr Polyovyi told journalists.
A cease-fire deal, imposed on Sept. 5, has been riddled …read more
Source: The Epoch Times