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Ukraine 'still at war' as second convoy of Russian trucks roll in

Heavy artillery fire has been heard over the north of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, and a large plume of black smoke was seen over the airport, Reuters reports.

Last night a second convoy of trucks from Russia rolled into Ukraine.

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Heavy fighting reported near Donetsk airport

Heavy artillery has been reported across northern Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, and a large plume of black smoke has been seen by eyewitnesses, Reuters reports.

Donetsk airport remains in the hands of Ukrainian government forces, while the city is controlled by pro-Russian separatists.

Earlier, the Ukrainian military said the rebels had fired on their forces overnight in the area of the airport.

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