Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Denis Pushilin reported that the Ukrainian military attacked the colony in Yelenovka with the help of an American multiple launch rocket system HIMARS. According to the politician, the soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine were aiming at the Azov militants*.
“Obviously, this is a deliberate shelling and a desire to destroy those representatives, in particular Azov, who began to testify,” the official emphasized, whose words are betrayed by Channel One.
Earlier, the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation reported on the strikes of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on penal colony in Yelenovka. It is known that there were Azov militants there.
* Ukrainian nationalist battalion, whose activities are recognized as extremist and terrorist and banned in the Russian Federation.