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Ukraine military forces shell central Donetsk

August 20, 2014, 11:29 UTC+3 DONETSK

Two districts of the city had been massively shelled since Wednesday evening

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DONETSK, August 20. /ITAR-TASS/. Ukrainian military forces have shelled central Donetsk, several strong blasts went off on Wednesday.

Eyewitnesses said a dud unguided missile was found near the former building of Ukrainian Security Service in the city. No one was reported injured.

Two districts of the city have been massively shelled since Tuesday evening. The Skochinsky coalmine in the Kirovsky district of the city was assaulted at around 7pm local time, eyewitnesses reported from the scene.

Last night passed quite calmly in the city of Donetsk. Several reconnaissance aircraft are flying over the city. Drones were flying over the largest city hospital and the Donbass-Arena Stadium at around midnight. 

At 2.30am local time, the Ukrainian army resumed the shelling of the regional town of Makeyevka. Several witnesses said that military forces were shooting from the direction of Khanzhonkovo, the settlement that came under an air strike on Tuesday.

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