Shelling of Sartana qualified as terrorist attack

17.08.2015 р., 14:04

Shelling of Sartana was more like an armed provocation than an attempt to attack, says press officer of ATO headquarters in the sector "M" Yaroslav Chepurny. He said the militants attack at this settlement lasted no more than 20 minutes and ended when our military opened fire in response. Prosecutor qualified the event as an act of terrorism. Today operational headquarters operates in the village to eliminate the consequences of attacks. Special commissions were set up to estimate the losses caused to the settlement. Mariupol Mayor Yuri Hotlubey promised that people will get compensation.