• USD 63.88 -0.10
  • EUR 68.16 +0.03
  • BRENT 54.46 +0.95%

Ukrainian army starts firing at international monitors

The Ukrainian army has started firing at international monitoring missions, Deputy Commander of the Corps of the Defense Ministry of the Donetsk People’s Republic Eduard Basurin said on May 12.

“They did it on purpose. On May 8, they launched grenades at representatives of the Democracy Fund near Shirokino. They started the fire when the observers were examining the holes caused by prohibited shells,” Basurin said.

“On May 11, they fired at Shirokino exactly when an OSCE mission was patrolling the area. As a result, the observers were forced to go deep into the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic,” Basurin said.

He believes that the goal of the Ukrainian army is to prevent international observers from detecting their use of prohibited weapons.

Permalink: eadaily.com/en/news/2015/05/12/ukrainian-army-starts-firing-at-international-monitors
Published on May 12th, 2015 02:04 PM
Donetsk News Agency
All news

30.11.2016

29.11.2016

28.11.2016

27.11.2016

25.11.2016

23.11.2016

22.11.2016

21.11.2016

Show more news
Facebook
Twitter
Socials
Information
Press «Like», to read
EurAsia Daily in Facebook
Press «Follow», to read
EurAsia Daily in VK
Thank you, don't show this to me again