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The number of people injured in the shelling of Donetsk increased to three people

A man displays shell fragments. File photoDONETSK, May 18.The number of people injured in the shelling of the Petrovsky district of the city of Donetsk by Ukrainian troops has increased to three people, according to the representative office of the Donetsk People's Republic in the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the Ceasefire Regime (JCCC). Earlier it was reported that two people were injured during the shelling of the Petrovsky district of Donetsk.< img src="/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/c5811a3406a5f88a8b40a66eed4c6c86.jpg" />Where calls to eradicate the Russian world will lead Europe”In the operational line of the JCCC of the DPR, information was received about the injury of another civilian born in 1944 as a result of the shelling of the VFU (armed formations of Ukraine – ed.) of the Petrovsky district of Donetsk at the address Sokolovsky street, 3,” the report says. message in the Telegram channel of the representative office. Petrovsky district of Donetsk is located on the western outskirts of the capital of the DPR, this is the most distant part of the city from the center. Since 2014, when the DPR declared independence from Kyiv, this area, starting from the line of contact outside the city of Marinka, has been regularly shelled by Ukrainian security forces. Russia launched a military operation in Ukraine on February 24. President Vladimir Putin called its goal “the protection of people who have been subjected to bullying and genocide by the Kyiv regime for eight years.” For this, according to him, it is planned to carry out “demilitarization and denazification of Ukraine”, to bring to justice all war criminals responsible for “bloody crimes against civilians” in Donbass. According to the Russian Ministry of Defense, the Armed Forces strike only at military infrastructure and Ukrainian troops and On March 25, they completed the main tasks of the first stage – they significantly reduced the combat potential of Ukraine. The main goal in the Russian military department was called the liberation of Donbass.