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Stunning Drone Footage of Donetsk Airport Razed to the Ground

A birds-eye view of the complete devastation at Donetsk Airport

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Over the past few days, we have witnessed renewed, large-scale figting over control of Donetsk airport.

This unique footage was shot by a Ukrainian drone and gives the viewers a aerial view of what little remains of new modern Donetsk International Airport overhauled with a new terminal in 2012.

With the help of a drone, the horrible effects of war are visible and shocking.

Once upon a time...

This drone footage shows not just damage to the buildings, armored vehicles and planes, but also the scars of months of fierce battle and non-stop shelling.

On January 16 the Donetsk forces claimed to capture the whole airport from Ukrainian punitive battalions, the so-called "cyborgs".

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