An 48 year old coalminer was killed when Ukrainian armed forces shelled Kirovsk in Lugansk People's Republic. Also hospital was damaged in Ukrainian shelling, which was targeted directly to the civilian populated area.
"Today at midnight, on 23-24 of January, the city of Kirovsk was shelled. We received a message from the city hospital that as result of the bombing, the windows were broken. One man who was in the area of the shelling has died," said Gennadiy Kartsev, The Head of Kirovsk administration.