In Donetsk, a man was injured due to the explosion of a mine “Petal”

A civilian in Donetsk was injured as a result of a Lepestok anti-personnel mine explosion, city mayor Aleksey Kulemzin announced this on his Telegram channel on August 8.

“In the Kuibyshevsky district, at the address: st. Semenov-Tyan-Shansky, 1, as a result of the explosion of the “Petal” mine, a man born in 1952 received a shrapnel wound. Hospitalized at the Republican Trauma Center,” he wrote.

In addition, in the Kievsky district on Economic Street, a fire was recorded on the roof and the third floor of the building.

On August 7, a man was killed during the shelling of the Petrovsky district of Donetsk by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Three residents were injured at the same time.

On August 5, Ukrainian shelling killed four civilians in the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and wounded 27 others. At the same time, in the Kievsky district of Donetsk, three people died and five were injured when a radical projectile hit a bus.

On the same day, Kulemzin reported that hospital No. 17 in the Kuibyshevsky district of the city came under fire from Ukrainian militants. The roof was pierced in the building, the windows were broken, the walls were destroyed. Five people were injured in the shelling, including one child.

On February 24, Russia announced the start of a special operation to protect the civilian population of Donbass. It began against the backdrop of the situation in the region that worsened in mid-February. Then the authorities of the DPR and LPR reported on the increased shelling by the Ukrainian troops, announced the evacuation of the civilian population in the Russian Federation and asked for recognition of independence. On February 21, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a corresponding decree.

For more up-to-date videos and details about the situation in Donbass, watch the Izvestia TV channel.

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