Donbas: Missile fire by Russian mercenaries hits Ukrainian armored car

The incident took place in Shumy, Donetsk region; three servicemen were shell-shocked
21:14, 22 November 2019

Russian mercenaries attacked the Ukrainian army's armored car in Shumy, Donetsk region. They used an anti-tank missile, which hit the van that carried food products and water for the military to their frontline positions. 

The Joint Operation Forces HQ reported that a military unit in Donetsk region claimed an attack on the van, which was damaged in the result. " (...) it turned out that the car was shot from an anti-tank missile complex (...) The said car was not even on the frontline at the time; it was in Shumy settlement", the HQ reported.

Related: UN donates almost 160 tons of humanitarian aid to Donbas

Three Ukrainian servicemen were shell-shocked. One of them is a woman. They are now being treated at a military hospital. Their health conditions are satisfactory.

Earlier on November 22, OSCE SMM reported a violation of ceasefire in Petrivske, Donetsk region; it's a rude breach of the agreement on bilateral disengagement.

Related: Disengagement in Donbas: State Emergency Service dismantles fortifications in Bohdanivka, Petrivske

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