Editor's note: The Monitor has taken this photo gallery down after discovering that one of the photos predated the tea-party movement and that we could not verify the source of the other photos it contained.
An Ukrainian official said the citizens were hit by rebel shelling while in a convoy trying to get away from the fighting.
ByNataliya Vasilyeva, Associated Press
Dozens of civilians were killed Monday when separatist rebels shelled a convoy of refugees trying to flee war-torn eastern Ukraine, a top Ukrainian official said. A rebel chief said no such attack had occurred.