Donetsk


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an industrial city in the Donets Basin

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The Ukrainian army subjected some areas of Donetsk to artillery and mortar fire.
Besides, a man in his late 50s was killed when a shell hit his house in Krasnogorovka town, 30 km west of Donetsk, the press service added.
Donbass, he said, should be granted wider autonomy "in all fields of life" and also expressed hope that after the Forum people in Europe will "begin to accept Donetsk republic as an equal partner in the fields of economy and politics.
Ukraine's defence minister said it believed the shells were fired from residential areas inside Donetsk and the incident occurred 9 miles (15km) from the nearest government positions.
Fighting for the airport has raged for months as the insurgents have tried to dislodge the government forces using it to shell rebel positions in Donetsk, the largest rebel-held city.
Since a ceasefire imposed on September 5, the fighting in Donetsk has been primarily limited to the north of the city, where many residential neighbourhoods have been caught in the crossfire of battles centred on the governmentcontrolled airport.
I have made a decision to cancel my working visit to the Republic of Turkey due to sharp aggravation of the situation in Donetsk region.
KIEV/DONETSK Mon Aug 11, 2014(Reuters) - The Ukrainian military said on Monday it was preparing for a "final stage" of taking back the city of Donetsk from pro-Russian separatists after making significant gains that have split rebel forces on the ground.
The Prime Minister of Donetsk People's Republic, Russian citizen Alexander Borodai, announced his resignation Thursday.
As the Russian-backed rebels abandoned almost all their positions in eastern Ukraine apart from the two regional capital cities, Donetsk and Luhansk, the various players made predictable statements.
Meanwhile, large crowds have attended a rally in the regional capital, Donetsk, in support of the rebels.
UP TO 50 people were killed yesterday as Ukrainian fighter jets hit pro-Russian separatists trying to seize Donetsk airport.
Privatbank, a Ukraine-based bank, has temporarily closed branches in separatist-held Donetsk and Luhansk, saying that it could no longer carry out cash transactions in crime-prone regions, according to a report by Reuters.
Moins d'un mois apres, les communautes russophones de l'est de l'Ukraine, principalement a Kharkiv, Lougansk et Donetsk se sont souleves, a leur tour, pour reclamer leur adhesion a la [beaucoup moins que]Mere Russie[beaucoup plus grand que].