Fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine

Fighting has started again in eastern Ukraine between government troops and separatist rebels, Ukrainian military officials said.

Yesterday a missile killed at least 15 refugees who were trying to flee the area "burning them alive". More bodies may still be recovered.

This comes days after a convoy of aid supplies travelled to the country from Moscow but Ukraine is still to let them in over fears it could spark an invasion.

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Ukraine 'destroyed Russian military equipment'

Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko told British Prime Minister David Cameron that Ukrainian forces have destroyed part of Russian military equipment after it crossed the border into Ukraine during the night, according to the president's website.

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