Ukrainian shelling kills five – DPR
Twelve people were also injured in strikes on Saturday, local authorities claimed
Five people have been killed by Ukrainian shelling of areas in the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR), the DPR’s territorial defense claimed on Saturday, adding that 12 more have been injured. Among the victims were emergency workers who came to put out the fires caused by the initial strikes but then came under new fire themselves, resulting in two dead and three injured, the DPR said.
“Take care of yourself and your family, try not to leave the house without necessity. During the shelling, do not leave shelter,” the territorial defense said.
Twenty minutes after this warning, a new one was posted.
“Ukrainian armed formations continue to shell the Voroshilovsky district of Donetsk. Throughout the day, about 50 shells of 155-mm caliber targeting the city center were fired from the positions of Ukrainian militants in Avdeevka,” it said. Read More RT