Donbas: Missiles hit Zaitsevo, Donetsk region

Source : 112 Ukraine

Over the last 48 hours, Russian militants have intensified missile attacks on Ukrainian positions
23:58, 19 December 2017


Since Tuesday morning, fighters of the illegal armed units launched 21 attacks on emplacements of the Ukrainian military.

The enemy troops continue to use missile launchers and mortars; these weapons are banned by Minsk agreements. Specifically, 20 missiles hit the Ukrainian positions near Zaitsevo in Donetsk region.

At least 40 missiles landed on the emplacements near Novoluhanske. The shells damaged over 50 buildings. Eight civilian residents of Novoluhanske sustained injuries and were taken to the hospital. A six-year-old girl suffered a psychological trauma due to the bombardment.

The militants also opened fire from 120 mm mortars in the vicinities of Vodyane, Troitske, Novotoshkivske, Novooleksandrivka and Novoluhanske.

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