August 18, 2014
Terrorists shelled a column of refugees with ‘Grad’ system in Luhansk oblast
This was reported by head of operative commandment ‘Pivnich’ Anatoliy Proshyn.
According to Proshyn at about 09.40 am during evacuation of refugees from the settlements of Hryashchuvate and Novosvitlovka terrorists carried out a massive fire attack using mortars and ‘Grad’ artillery.
‘As a result there’s a large number of victims. People burned right in the cars in which they were taken away. They didn’t have time to leave the vehicles’, – Prosyn informed. He mentioned that currently the number of victims is not specified.
‘This column of refugees was taken by our commandment, in order to make it secure. There are active hostilities in the mentioned towns’. The other details are not reported yet.