Ukraine’s Army General Yuri Dumanskiy says Donetsk being shelled by unknown party

by The Daily Lede


General Yuri Dumanskiy of the Ukrainian Armed Forces says Donetsk is being shelled by unknown armed military units not controlled “by anyone”.

In a briefing held in Kramatorsk, Dumanskiy said neither they nor the Donetsk National Republic (DNR) shoot or fired any mortars in Donetsk and that the shells that were fired at the city came from some unknown party.

According to Dumanskiy some unknown “mortar truck” strategically situated itself, conducted an assault and left.

Earlier in the day a school in Donetsk was shelled along with a mini bus killing 9 people and injuring 30.  No students were killed in the assault.