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Self-proclaimed Donetsk republic urges UN to send peacekeepers

A recent UN human rights monitoring report says civilians are still being killed, unlawfully detained, tortured and disappear in eastern Ukraine

From mid-April to mid-November, at least 4,317 people were killed and 9,921 wounded in the conflict-affected area of eastern Ukraine. A total of 957 fatalities were recorded since the ceasefire began.

The number of internally displaced people (IDPs) has also sharply increased from 275,489 as of September 18 to 466,829 on November 19, according to the State Emergency Service of Ukraine, the report said.