Kiev. Ukraine’s truce and troops withdrawal deal lay in tatters on Tuesday after the deadliest wave of attacks by pro-Russian insurgents in more than a month left nine soldiers and four civilians dead.
Thirteen soldiers and civilians were killed in 24 hours, officials said on Monday, in the worst violence since the government and pro-Russian insurgents struck a shaky truce in their five-month conflict.
The European-brokered peace deal finalized a week ago in Minsk commits the Ukrainian army and rebels to cease fire and to separate themselves with a 30-kilometre buffer zone.
The insurgency has already killed more than 3,200 people according to …read more
Source: The Jakarta Globe