Two volunteer doctors got injured during an attack performed by the militants in Maryinsky district of Donetsk region, as police communication department of Donetsk region reported.
The volunteers reported that they sustained wounds during snipers attack driving a car along the road between Maryinka and Krasnohorivka. Doctors of 42 and 32 years old became the victims of the attack. They are in a military hospital in Pokrovsk.
A criminal proceeding under the article of Ukraine’s Criminal Code on terrorist attack was opened.
Earlier, Donbas militants attacked an ambulance of one of the Joint Forces units. One soldier died, two more sustained wounds after an anti-tank guided missile hit the vehicle. The military doctor was in critical condition and died in a few hours.
Joint Forces Command stressed that attack at the ambulances is a violation of the international legislation and norms of the international humanitarian law. Bloody attack at an ambulance performed by the Russian occupational units shows that militants do not observe international legal norms.
Later the names of the deceased were revealed. Leading seaman Serhiy Mayboroda and sergeant Iryna Shevchenko died in Donbas.