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Inside the war zone: Eastern Ukraine

Published 1503 GMT (2303 HKT) September 3, 2014
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Burnt-out military vehicles litter the countryside in eastern Ukraine, including this example pictured on Tuesday September 2, 2014. Taff Collins/CNN
The turret of a destroyed tank, blown 20 meters from the main body of the vehicle, south of Ilovaisk. Taff Collins/CNN
An abandoned school, which was the headquarters in Ilovaisk for the National Guard detachment. Every window in the four-storey school has been shattered. Taff Collins/CNN
CNN's Diana Magnay interviews a commander of rebel forces -- known as Givi -- in Ilovaisk. Taff Collins/CNN
The rocket motor section of a Russian-made SS-21 'Scarab' ballistic missile, found by the CNN team in a field south of Ilovaisk. Taff Collins/CNN
The marking on the Russian-made SS-21 'Scarab' ballistic missile, found by the CNN team. Taff Collins/CNN
The deserted railway station at Donetsk on September 2, 2014. A street market at the station was hit by shells during the previous weekend. Taff Collins/CNN
From left: CNN's Tim Lister, Jeff Kehl and Diana Magnay set up for a shot beside a burnt-out vehicle in eastern Ukraine. Taff Collins/CNN