Pushilin lays flowers to Russia Sign in Donetsk in memory of Crimean mass murder victims

October 17, 2018 18:15

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. DPR Interim Head Denis Pushilin has brought flowers to the Russia Sign in central Donetsk in the memory of Kerch college mass murder victims.

DAN reporter said that Pushilin arrived in Pervomaiskiy park and said that “the DPR residents are grieving over the mass murder victims”.

“We know better than anyone how painful is death of people in peaceful towns.”

A crowd of people gathered in the park to commemorate the victims.

At least 19 people have been killed and 50 wounded by an 18-year old student identified as Vladislav Roslyakov who arrived at the vocational college in Kerch early Wednesday afternoon with a rifle and opened fire. He also detonated an explosive device before committing suicide. The investigators are now treating the incident as a mass murder and not as a terrorist attack. Major response operation was launched. *ot