Ten killed in rebel shelling of east Ukrainian city of Mariupol: police

Reuters News
Posted: Jan 24, 2015 4:22 AM

KIEV (Reuters) - Ten people have been killed in shelling by pro-Russian separatists of the east Ukrainian port city of Mariupol, the head of the Kiev-controlled Donetsk regional police said on Saturday.

"As a result of shelling by rebels of a residential sector of Mariupol ... ten people have been killed," police chief Vyacheslav Abroskin said in a Facebook post.

(Reporting by Alessandra Prentice; Editing by Toby Chopra)