- Thursday, 05 April 2018
Gallery: Motel bus terminal in eastern Donetsk heavily damaged by Kiev’s shelling
Ukrainian forces carried out strikes on Motel bus terminal in Donetsk’s Kalininskiy district, eastern part of the city that was previously considered safe, where an important transport hub and a car bridge are located.
A shop and a truck were completely destroyed.
Cars parked nearby, a number of other shops, houses, gas station, advertising boards, a bus stop sustained major damage. The shockwave reached Donetsk Botanical Garden north-east of the Motel station.
Two civilians were killed this night in Kalininskiy district, 13 sustained wounds. The destruction caused by Motel station shelling forces local authorities to cancel trolleys No.11 and 12, the restoration is expected to be finished no earlier than February 5.