Three killed in breach of Ukraine holiday truce

A Ukrainian soldier in a destroyed school in Pisky village near Donetsk on October 26, 2015At least three people have been killed as Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists clashed in the first violation of a holiday truce, military officials from both sides said Sunday. “Over the past 24 hours… one Ukrainian soldier was killed and another three were wounded,” Ukraine’s military spokesman Oleksandr Motuzyanyk told reporters. An elderly woman also died from shrapnel wounds suffered in shelling on the village, which is partly controlled by Kiev, he added.

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