tirsdag 31. januar 2017

School in Makeyevka shelled by Ukraine on Monday morning - Video Report


On Monday 30 January a school full of pupils was shelled by Ukrainian forces in Makeyevka, Donetsk People's Republic.

"I am in School №32, Makeyevka, the Chervonogvardeisky district. During a class children and teachers heard a clap and saw a smoke outside where a Ukrainian shell hit the ground. Everyone went down to a bomb-shelter in an organized way. Now everyone is in a safe place", said Mikhail Andronik, a war correspondent of the DPR People’s Militia Office’s press service.

Lyudmila Kharchenko, director of comprehensive school №32, Makeyevka, told to journalist about shelling.

"At about 9 a.m. or several minutes past 9 a shell-hit happened somewhere very close to us. The shell fell in a close proximity to us. They said it burst out near the hospital and a service station. The burst wave even damaged our plastic window. It was an extremely loud and strong explosion, children got frightened, began to cry," said Kharchenko.

"Three heavy explosions happened very close to us. In general, there were many of them, but only three in the close proximity," she continued. 

DONi News Agency
Video: DPR Ministry of Defense, 30.1.2017