Armed Forces of Ukraine opened fire on civilians when they were crossing a checkpoint near Gorlovka, a source in DPR People’s Militia informed.
“Today Ukrainian military without any reasons opened fire on a civilian bus with passengers inside on the Ukrainian side of ‘Mayorsk’ checkpoint. As a result one civilian was killed,” the source said.
Later the acting head of Gorlovka administration informed that another passenger died of a heart attack when Ukrainian military fired on the bus. Another two people were injured.
People’s Militia representative added that after firing at the bus, Ukrainian side started a mortar shelling of the checkpoint area in order to accuse DPR of killing civilians. The fact of this crime of the Ukrainian army was filed to Joint Center for Coordination and Control and OSCE.