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Watch: Drone reveals scale of destruction at Donetsk Airport

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By Euronews
Watch: Drone reveals scale of destruction at Donetsk Airport

<p>A drone has shed light on the scale of destruction of a key battleground in eastern Ukraine.</p> <p>The surveillance device shows much of Donetsk Airport – a key flashpoint in the fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels – to be flattened.</p> <p>Reports claimed rebel forces launched a fresh bid in September – despite a ceasefire – to capture the government-held airport, one of few public areas still under Kyiv’s control in Donetsk.</p> <p>It comes after the United Nations said the death toll had increased in recent weeks, despite the truce agreed on September 5.</p> <p>It said 4,300 had died in the conflict.</p>