The Ukrainian military mistakenly opened fire on their own positions in the Donbas and suffered non-combat losses. About this briefing on Wednesday, Deputy commander of the operational command of the DPR Eduard Basurin. According to him, there was lack of coordination of the APU.
“Between units of the 25th brigade near the village of Netailove and arrived on the strengthening of the divisions of the 79th brigade and the mistakes of the spotter of fire of artillery from the guns of the 25th brigade opened fire on the leading edge of the 79th brigade,” – said Basurin.
The result of the incident five APU fighters were killed, their bodies taken to the morgue of Mariupol, said the representative of DND. He stressed that the authorities concealed the incident from the General public.
In just the past day, Ukrainian security forces 550 times opened fire on the territory of the DNI, including heavy weapons.