On the way out of Donetsk Wednesday morning, VOA saw a convoy of four OSCE vehicles driving through the eastern Ukrainian city.
Vehicles and documents were checked then waved through rebel checkpoints out of Donetsk while troops at Ukrainian checkpoints took more time to search bags and question passengers.
At one Ukrainian checkpoint, the line of cars, vans, and buses parked on both sides of the road stretched clear to the horizon.
Passengers coming from Donetsk stood at the roadside, or crouched on the grass in what shade they could find, in what seemed like quiet disbelief. Donetsk residents tell VOA …read more
Source: Voice of America