Photo: Sergey Averin / RIA Novosti
The crew of “News” came under fire near the settlement of Kominternovo, on the demarcation line in the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic (DND). On Sunday, October 6, reported on the newspaper’s website.
As told to the journalists, correspondent Alexey Poltoranin and operator Andrey perfilev, they went to the village, accompanied by militia DNI in order to remove the effects of the night shelling. However, around 15:30 when the crew were about to leave town, the Ukrainian military again opened fire.
“Ukrainian military began shelling the main street of the village of BMP-2. At the time of the attacks, we were close to the road that immediately began to look for shelter,” — said Poltoranin.
The journalists had to take shelter in the basement of a building and sit there for an hour and a half until they were taken out by car. As a result of incident nobody has suffered.
Ukrainian military fired Kominternovo rocket-propelled grenades and heavy machine guns the evening of October 5, transmit RIA Novosti. Same-day bombardment by the Armed forces of Ukraine were subjected to settlement of Staromykhailivka: there was fired from BMP-2, LNG, and heavy machine guns and small arms. Corrupted kindergarten, four houses and outbuildings.
1 October it was reported that the armed forces opened fire from small arms in the village of Kominternovo in the Donbas, which at that time were employees of the Organization for security and cooperation in Europe (OSCE), the Joint center for control and coordination of ceasefire (SCCC) and the International Committee of the red cross. It was noted that as a result nobody has suffered.
On September 17 it became known that Ukraine has placed in Kiev-controlled towns of Donbass tanks and artillery, thus violating the conditions set in July perpetual absolute truce. For the first time he was able to establish in July 2019 at a meeting of the trilateral contact group in Minsk.
The fighting in the Donbas began after the spring of 2014 Kiev tried to suppress the demonstrations in Donetsk and Lugansk regions. The victims of the confrontation began, according to the UN at the beginning of 2019, about 13 thousand people, about 30 thousand have got wounds. Ukrainian authorities accused Russia of involvement in the conflict. Moscow has repeatedly stated that it has nothing to do with what is happening in the Donbass.
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