Latest News Wires Ukraine says phone calls prove rebels attacked coastal city, killing 30

The rocket attack came a day after the rebels rejected a peace deal and announced they were going on a multi-pronged offensive against the government in Kiev in a bid to seize more territory.

By , Associated Press

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Ukraine's president said Sunday that intercepted radio and telephone conversations prove that Russia-backed separatists were responsible for firing the rockets that pounded the southeastern city of Mariupol and killed at least 30 people.