50 children were killed during the war in Donetsk region
9:22 / 22 Aug. 2016 / 295
Vyacheslav Abroskin , the Head of National Police of Donetsk region announced that 50 children were killed and 140 got injured due to hostilities on the controlled by the Ukrainian government territory.
Due to found explosive devices and unauthorized handling 2 children were killed and 6 were wounded. 63 communities with 37 schools where supposed to be taught 21,500 children are under permanent fire, so called – “red zone”. The children and adults from Hranitne, Chermalyk, Staroihnatovka, Krasnohorivka, Mariinka, Toretsk, Avdiivka, Svitlodarsk, Lahanske and Myronovkse live for the third year under the constant shelling without gas, water supply and electricity for a long time, – Abroskin said.
As we reported earlier, “Restoring Donbas” conducted a series of trainings on mine safety in the region.
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