The video of the assault on the Donetsk airport published
The Russian television channel Life News released a video report filmed during the storming of the Donetsk airport.
The frames show how the separatists move and fire at the airport. Continuous shooting from small arms, underbarrel grenade launchers, anti-tank grenade launchers and tanks is also heard.
In the video, the "militias" claim the assault on the new terminal and that they almost completely control the Donetsk airport. At the same time, the National Security and Defense Council declares that the airport remains under the full control of the ATO forces. The fact that the airport was not taken by the separatists was also stated by the "Minister of Defense" of the self-proclaimed DPR Georgy Morozov. According to him, the "militias" control part of the airport.
Also on video, a journalist of the Russian TV channel and separatists accuse the Ukrainian military of shelling residential areas of Donetsk. In turn, the security forces said they were not involved in the shelling of Donetsk.
"Today, in some mass media, a message appeared about the alleged shelling of a civilian bus and school in the city of Donetsk by the Ukrainian military. The ATO press center officially declares that these materials are not true. The Ukrainian military does not fire at civilians and residential areas," - according to the press center of the ATO.