Four people were killed in Donetsk after the shelling of the Kiev district

The consequences of the shelling in Donetsk. Archive photo

The number of those killed in the shelling by Ukrainian troops of the Kiev district of Donetsk has risen to four, said on Saturday the representation of the Donetsk people’s Republic in the Joint center for control and coordination of issues related to war crimes in Ukraine.

Previously, the headquarters of the territorial defence DNR reported three killed in the shelling by Ukrainian troops of the Kiev district of Donetsk.

“As a result of the shelling killed four civilians: male born in 1946, a woman born in 1964, the personal data of another two died in the ensuing fire, set at the moment is not possible”, – stated in the message in the Telegram-channel representation.

The Kiev district of Donetsk is located in the Northern part of the city. Here are a mining area, Kiev Prospekt, railway station, football stadium “Donbass arena”. Here ends Artema street, the main artery in the city. Since 2014, when the DPR declared independence from Kiev after the incident there were a coup this area regularly subjected to shelling by the Ukrainian security forces. The Northern outskirts of the airport is considered to be destroyed by months of fighting between the Ukrainian military there besieged and stormed their positions Donetsk militias.