Dispute over Donbas blockade ended with shooting in Kharkiv

Source : 112 Ukraine

8 police squads went to the scene
09:51, 18 February 2017

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Shooting between veterans of "Donbas" battalion and members of "Eastern Corps" occurred in residential area of Kharkiv allegedly due to an argument about Donbas blockade. One person was injured in shooting and is currently in a hospital. This was reported by Hromadske Kharkiv on Facebook page referring to one of the founders of "Eastern Corps".

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However, police do not confirm any information about battalions’ involvement with shooting.

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"The injured was taken to the hospital. His condition is satisfactory at the moment. According to preliminary data, the shot was made from a hunting rifle," the press service of Kharkiv police reported on Facebook.

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8 police patrol units including investigative and operative group departed to the scene.

9 people were detained. The weapons were seized by police.

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