onsdag 9. august 2017

Deadly Ukrainian shelling of Donetsk: 2 AFU soldiers died, 5 wounded as their weapon exploded

The Ukrainian army has suffered heavy losses from its own shelling of the Donetsk territory.
“Over the past 24 hours, the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) committed 48 ceasefire violations. Artillery, mortars, IFVs, armored vehicles, grenade launchers and small arms were applied by Ukrainian punishers,” said the DPR Operational Command early on Wednesday.
Ukraine keeps shelling the DPR territory with heavy caliber weapons every day. On Tuesday, Ukrainian aggression caused casualties also to their own soldiers.
Two Ukrainian military were killed and five injured when a gun exploded near the settlement of Maryinka in the Ukraine-controlled Donetsk region, the press center of the Kiev army operation in Donbass headquarters said on Tuesday.
"One of the weapons failed to function and exploded. Two Ukrainian military were killed and five were wounded in the result," a report said.
DONi News Agency