Fighting Flares Up In Eastern Ukraine

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Civilians are being evacuated from areas in eastern Ukraine, where fighting has flared up between government forces and pro-Russian rebels who have been fighting an insurgency for two and a half years, since Russia annexed Crimea.

Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with BBC correspondent Tom Burridge (@tomburridgebbc), who has been near the conflict zone.

Note: This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

This segment aired on February 2, 2017. The audio for this segment is not available.

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