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 Ukraine's citizens struggle to survive in Donbas shelling. VIDEO

The term 'frozen war' is often used to describe the stalemate between government troops and Russian-backed separatists in Eastern Ukraine, but three years of conflict continue to spread fear and poverty among a forgotten population.

Censor.NET reports citing France24 from the war-torn area of Ukraine, the Donbas.


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Russian-backed separatists who control part of the Donbas region in Eastern Ukraine are locked in a stand-off with Ukrainian forces and there's little sign of progress towards peace. The opposing sides exchange artillery fire nearly every night, with devastating consequences to residents stuck in the crossfire.

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As reported, Ukraine's Donbas town of Krasnohorivka had been shelled by Russian troops for several days. The shelling has inflicted numerous damages, including to a school and a hospital.
 
 
 
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