MOSCOW, March 8. /TASS/. A group of Russian reporters from RT, Channel One and Fifth Channel came under shelling opened from positions of pro-Kiev troops on the automobile road near the town of Yasinovataya, north of Donetsk, on Tuesday, a correspondent of the Donetsk news agency has reported from the scene.
The checking point on the road has been under intense shelling from mortars, air-defense guns and small arms.
By the time of reporting, the journalists had managed to escape the area shelled by Ukrainian military. They are in a safe place, he said.
No-one was hurt.