Violence persists in Ukraine despite truce

Two people killed in northern Donetsk as residential areas continue to be shelled and clashes break out.

    The whole idea of a peace deal in Ukraine appears completely at odds with the reality on the ground in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk.

    Shells have fallen in residential areas for days, threatening a two-week old ceasefire.

    Al Jazeera's Robin Forestier-Walker reports from Donetsk.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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