Ukraine troops pull back from key town of Debaltseve as truce falters

February 18, 2015 2:45 PM

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Ukraine troops pull back from key town of Debaltseve as truce falters

(CNN)Ukraine's military said Wednesday that 80% of Ukrainian armed forces have now pulled out of a strategic railroad hub that's been the focus of bitter fighting with pro-Russian separatists.

The two sides have been battling for weeks for control of Debaltseve, and continued conflict there has undermined a truce that apparently went into effect Sunday, raising concerns it is all but dead.

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