Death toll in eastern Ukraine passes 6,000

الاثنين 1436/5/11 هـ الموافق 2015/03/02 م واس
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BERLIN, Jumada I 11, 1436, Mar 2, 2015, SPA -- More than 6,000 people have died in eastern Ukraine since the start of the conflict almost a year ago, AP quoted U.N. human rights office as saying.
U.N. rights chief Zeid Raad al-Hussein said in a statement Monday that hundreds of Ukranian civilians and military personnel were killed in recent weeks in fierce fighing with pro-Russian separatists particularly near Donetsk airport and in the Debaltseve area.

--SPA
11:15 LOCAL TIME 08:15 GMT