In Dzerzhynsk of the Donetsk region the fighting has began. The city is shelled by heavy artillery. This was reported by the press service of the Donetsk Regional State Administration, reports Censor.NET.
"Mines and factories are functioning in emergency mode. Miners are brought to the surface," the Regional State Administration said.
Dzerzhynsk is the last stronghold of the militants on the way to Horlivka that for more than three months has been one of the centers of terrorists' concentration. Population of the town is more than 40 thousand people.