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Ukraine: OSCE observers inspect school ravaged by shelling in Donbass02:09

Ukraine: OSCE observers inspect school ravaged by shelling in Donbass

Ukraine, Donetsk
February 18, 2016 at 13:09 GMT +00:00 · Published

Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Deputy Chief Monitor to Ukraine Alexander Hug visited the village of Staromykhailivka, on the outskirts of Donetsk, Thursday, to investigate reports that a shell struck a school in the village.

Alexander Hug and his delegation of OSCE monitors conducted an examination of the area where the attack reportedly occurred, examining damage and shell fragments.

On Wednesday evening, it was reported that a shell struck a school garden before ricocheting into the building itself and exploding in one of the school's corridors. As the attack occurred at night-time, the building was empty and there were no casualties.

The village of Staromykhailivka is under the control of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR/DNR) and lies close to the contact line between self-proclaimed DPR and Ukrainian government troops.

Ukraine: OSCE observers inspect school ravaged by shelling in Donbass02:09
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Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Deputy Chief Monitor to Ukraine Alexander Hug visited the village of Staromykhailivka, on the outskirts of Donetsk, Thursday, to investigate reports that a shell struck a school in the village.

Alexander Hug and his delegation of OSCE monitors conducted an examination of the area where the attack reportedly occurred, examining damage and shell fragments.

On Wednesday evening, it was reported that a shell struck a school garden before ricocheting into the building itself and exploding in one of the school's corridors. As the attack occurred at night-time, the building was empty and there were no casualties.

The village of Staromykhailivka is under the control of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR/DNR) and lies close to the contact line between self-proclaimed DPR and Ukrainian government troops.

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