Gorlovka Mayor Ivan Prikhodko said on his Telegram channel on May 11 that after the shelling of the Ukrainian army, there were many victims in the city.
It is specified that the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) fired at the city from the BM-21 Grad MLRS.
During the shelling, infrastructure damage was also noted: a fire on the roof and a blow to the gas pipeline.
Prikhodko also added that, according to preliminary data, there are at least three wounded. Reward for labor: Gorlovka and Lugansk named cities of labor prowess Along with them, Astrakhan, Vologda, Zlatoust, Kaspiysk, Norilsk, Orsk and Yakutsk received a high status.
As Acting Head of the DPR Denis Pushilin reported earlier that day, since the beginning of the current day, Ukrainian troops have fired almost 200 ammunition from the MLRS across the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic. He noted that all the victims are receiving medical assistance. It is known that 21 residential buildings and six residential infrastructure facilities were damaged as a result of shelling.
The Ukrainian army daily shells the territory of the Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics. Most often, Donetsk, Gorlovka, Yasinovataya (DPR) and a number of settlements of the LPR fall under fire.
The special operation to protect Donbass, the beginning of which Russian President Vladimir Putin announced on February 24, 2022, continues. The decision was made against the background of the aggravation of the situation in the region due to shelling by the Ukrainian military.