– An elderly man and woman were injured in the Petrovsky district of Donetsk on Tuesday evening as a result of shelling of positions of Armed forces of Ukraine (AFU). As told journalists the representative of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic (DND) in the joint centre for control and coordination (JCCC), 17:30 Ukrainian military opened fire from Marinka on the Western outskirts of Donetsk.
“The shelling with mortars of caliber of 82 mm of heavy shrapnel injured an elderly man,” – said the representative of DND.
He added that because of the shelling, the ambulance could not reach the victim, so the evacuation of the men involved in the military of the DPR.
Later the Ministry of defence DND told reporters that the shelling also injured a woman.
“At 20:30 as a result of mortar attack of the settlement They from the standpoint of 92 mechanized brigade APU, shrapnel wounded civilians resident of Isaeva E. V., 1976. Currently, the victim was given medical help”,- said the representative of the defense Ministry of the breakaway Republic.