Nearly 60 children killed since beginning of Donbas conflict

14:54, 27 January 2015
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Nearly 60 children have been killed in eastern Ukraine as a result of military clashes, the Commissioner of the President of Ukraine for Children's Rights Mykola Kuleba said at a briefing on Tuesday, according to an UNIAN correspondent.

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"According to our preliminary estimates, the number of children killed last year is about 50, while this year 10 children have already been killed," he said.

"In addition, one child was injured as a result of a shell hitting a house in Avdiivka. He is now in a serious condition with a head injury," Kuleba said.

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