Donetsk, May 29 – DAN. Preliminary investigation into Krasnogorovka (located in Kiev-control territory) shelling showed that the 92nd separate mechanized brigade of the Ukrainian armed forces was behind the atrocity, said DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin.
"Krasnogorovka was shelled from the positions of the 92nd separate mechanized brigade from two directions: Maryinka and Kurakhovo. Heavy artillery and MLRS Grad were used."
The results are based on intelligence data, photo and video in open access analysis and on witnesses' accounts.
"Ukrainian mass media published older images of destructions, mainly caused by shelling from Maryinka and Kurakhovo. This is proved by locals, and by Krasnogorovka residents," Basurin said.
He pointed out that Russian officers from the Joint Center for Control and Coordination were not allowed to the area.
Azov regiment's temporary base came under fire as well. "Friendly fire resulted in 10 killed and 15 wounded among Azov personnel, seven hardware pieces were destroyed. The information was confirmed by sources in Kurakhovo military hospital, where killed and wounded were had been taken."
Krasnogorovka, west of Donetsk, has lately been heavily shelled. Civilians have been wounded, households damaged. Following the events DPR Command launched an investigation. *ot