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MOSCOW, June 3. /TASS/. Kiev troops are shelling the Staromikhailovka village outside the east Ukrainian city of Donetsk, the head of the village administration reports.
"The situation is difficult, we have been shelled since about 3:30 am," he said, adding that small arms, heavy machine guns and Grad multiple rocket launch systems were used, some shells hitting the outskirts of the village.
"We sent all residents to shelters, volunteers are bringing them food and water," the Donetsk News Agency quoted Pyotr Lisnyak as saying.