Ukraine: Gunfire and shelling ring out near Donetsk Airport

The sound of automatic fire and explosions could be heard at 20.32 (17.32 GMT) local time close to Donetsk International Airport, Saturday, despite the implementation of the February 11 Minsk agreement. According to local media reports, a powerful explosion was also heard at around 21.00 (18.00 GMT). The heavy blast was said to have been felt by residents across the city.