Ukrainian troops fired at the Styrol chemical plant in Gorlovka

Smoke on the territory of the plant “Stirol” in Gorlovka. Archive photo

Arrivals shells in the shelling of Horlivka, Ukrainian troops is recorded in the chemical concern Stirol, according to the mayor of Gorlovka, Ivan Prikhodko.

“As a result of the shelling of the Kalinin district of Gorlovka by Ukrainian terrorists recorded arrivals enemy missiles on the territory of state “styrene” and the village of Mikhaylovka. Without electricity a number of settlements of Gorlovka. Details are being investigated,” wrote Prikhodko in his Telegram-channel.

Horlivka is located 50 kilometers North of Donetsk, the city has chemical concern Stirol and coal mines. Gorlovka is one of the largest settlements of the DPR, under the control of the Republic is from 2014. Before the start of the conflict in the Donbass population of Gorlovka has more than 250 thousand people. The most common attacks are exposed situated on the outskirts of the village of zaytsevo and towns mines Gagarin and “6/7”.