DPR MES targeted by Ukrainian army while smothering fire

A fire brigade of the DPR Ministry of Emergency Situations came under fire of the Ukrainian security forces tonight when trying to extinguish the fire on the western outskirts of Donetsk. This was stated in the Operational Command of the Republic.

"The units of the AFU carried out shelling of the Petrovsky district of the city of Donetsk. As a result of the shelling, a fire broke out at Mamin-Sibiryak Street, 35. Firefighters arrived and were subjected to targeted fire from the Ukrainian army," the report said.

The representative of the Command stressed that information about the victims was not received. Damage received a fire truck. Details of what happened are being clarified.

DONi News Agency