Three servicemen of the Donetsk People’s Republic were killed in battles with the Armed Forces of Ukraine, four more were wounded. This was announced today, August 11, by the deputy head of the People’s Militia Department of the DPR, Eduard Basurin.
“We regret to inform you that while performing military duty in the struggle for independence, three defenders of the Donetsk People’s Republic were killed and four were injured,” he said.
According to the press service of the defense department of the republic, since the beginning of the day, Ukrainian militants have shelled the areas of 14 settlements of the DPR and fired over 200 shells at them. The Armed Forces of Ukraine used multiple rocket launchers “Hurricane”, “Grad”, cannon artillery, including NATO caliber 155 mm, as well as mortars. As a result of the shelling, 12 residential buildings and two civilian infrastructure facilities were damaged.