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Ukraine: Intensified shelling injures five in Donetsk - DPR's Basurin00:58

Ukraine: Intensified shelling injures five in Donetsk - DPR's Basurin

Ukraine, Donetsk
June 22, 2015 at 06:00 GMT +00:00 · Published

At least five people were injured following intensified shelling of Donetsk and surrounding areas by pro-Kiev forces, Deputy Defence Minister of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR/DNR) Eduard Basurin said in Donetsk on Monday.

Basurin named around a dozen villages around Donetsk that were hit by Kiev artillery fire within the last 24 hours including Spartak, Shirokino, Kalinovka, Zhebunki, Novgorodskoe, Oktyabrsky Shakht, Belaya Kamenka, Gorlovka, Ozeryanka and Vasilevka. Also hit were Donetsk's Kievskiy, Petrovsky and Kuibyshevskiy districts. Two civilians and three DPR fighters were injured in the attacks.

The deputy defence minister also said that incendiary shells were used in the bombardment of Donetsk on Sunday evening.

Ukraine: Intensified shelling injures five in Donetsk - DPR's Basurin00:58
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At least five people were injured following intensified shelling of Donetsk and surrounding areas by pro-Kiev forces, Deputy Defence Minister of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR/DNR) Eduard Basurin said in Donetsk on Monday.

Basurin named around a dozen villages around Donetsk that were hit by Kiev artillery fire within the last 24 hours including Spartak, Shirokino, Kalinovka, Zhebunki, Novgorodskoe, Oktyabrsky Shakht, Belaya Kamenka, Gorlovka, Ozeryanka and Vasilevka. Also hit were Donetsk's Kievskiy, Petrovsky and Kuibyshevskiy districts. Two civilians and three DPR fighters were injured in the attacks.

The deputy defence minister also said that incendiary shells were used in the bombardment of Donetsk on Sunday evening.

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