Kiev, Ukraine | AFP | Tuesday 10/14/2014 - 14:26 GMT
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Seven civilians died and 17 were injured when shells exploded near a funeral procession in a suburb of the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol on Tuesday, city hall said.
"Several shells exploded on the territory of the village (of Sartana). Civilians participating in a funeral procession were hurt," it said in a statement, blaming the attack on pro-Russian rebels.
Seven people died and 17 were injured, a spokesman for the Mariupol city hall told AFP.