Ukrainian military started blowing up residential houses in the occupied part of the Yasinovataya region, staging a shelling by Donetsk People’s Republic for the media, DPR Defense Ministry told Donetsk News Agency, citing intelligence information.
“It came to our attention that Ukrainian military started blowing up the previously mined residential buildings in Verkhnetroitskoye village. Ukrainian journalists work on the ground there, they are to report this later as propaganda of being shelled by DPR,” Defense Ministry says.
Earlier today DPR Defense Ministry informed Donetsk News Agency that extremist neo-Nazi “Right Sector” organization members mined residential buildings in occupied Verkhnetroitskoye village. In particular, a reporting team of Ukrainian “1+1” channel was present to film the pretended consequences of the shelling.
Yasinovataya region north of Donetsk recently became the spot of highest tension on the contact line of DPR and Kiev’s occupational forces. In the course of failing attempts to breach the line of defense of the Republic in the area of Yasinovataya road police post on the Donetsk-Gorlovka road, the Ukrainian army lost over 40 people dead since the beginning of March.
Source: Donetsk News Agency