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“The injured have been brought to health care facilities,” the report says.
The press service also warned local residents against moving around the city without pressing need and asked them to avoid areas of armed clashes.
A similar incident took place on the eve, July 7, when the city was shelled from a Grad rocket launcher. One of the shells hit a car and killed several people who were in it. A barrage of 30 rockets has also damaged a number of buildings.
At the same time, a shooting attack was carried out on a military command of the militia from the airport of Luhansk controlled by the National Guard of Ukraine. Within an hour after the shooting attack started the militiamen opened backfire from mortar guns, and the artillery shooting of Luhansk stopped.
According to Mykhailo Koval, Deputy Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, “the president has approved the detailed plan, which completely envisages all the stages of liberating our and from these people, who are destabilizing the situation there”.
The Security Council’s representative noted that amid the resuming of the active phase of the military operation in the east “in fact, the entire border (with Russia) was blocked from possibilities to bring heavy armory to the territory of Ukraine from abroad”.