Ukraine: Shells strike home in Donetsk's Kirovskiy District01:05

Ukraine: Shells strike home in Donetsk's Kirovskiy District

Ukraine, Donetsk
June 1, 2015 at 23:05 GMT +00:00 · Published

A residential block located in Donetsk's Kirovskiy District was shelled on Monday evening. No causalities have been reported at the time of writing despite local residents having reported around 20 explosions in the area.

The building was hit by shrapnel, resulting in a gaping hole in the wall and broken windows. A shell hit the street and became embedded deep in the asphalt without exploding. Residents of the building say that the shell was fired from the direction of the nearby Peski or Opytnoye villages, which are currently controlled by the Ukrainian Army.

Shelling was also reported in Donetsk's Kievskiy and Oktyabrskiy districts.

Ukraine: Shells strike home in Donetsk's Kirovskiy District01:05
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A residential block located in Donetsk's Kirovskiy District was shelled on Monday evening. No causalities have been reported at the time of writing despite local residents having reported around 20 explosions in the area.

The building was hit by shrapnel, resulting in a gaping hole in the wall and broken windows. A shell hit the street and became embedded deep in the asphalt without exploding. Residents of the building say that the shell was fired from the direction of the nearby Peski or Opytnoye villages, which are currently controlled by the Ukrainian Army.

Shelling was also reported in Donetsk's Kievskiy and Oktyabrskiy districts.