According to the Information Resistance group, the DPR militants fired at the minivan with children who were evacuated from the Donbas orphanages on the road from Donetsk to Volnovakha city yesterday.
In particular, the vans transporting a total of about 60 children were sent from Donetsk to Mariupol by prior arrangement with the leaders of a terrorist organization DPR.
One of the vans was fired at by the DPR terrorists from small arms on its way despite the fact that the DPR leadership warned the subordinates in advance of the time and route of the vans that drove children.
One child was killed. About 10 children received injuries of varying severity.
Earlier, the Ministry of Health reported that in cooperation with the Donetsk Regional State Administration they evacuated the children and Donetsk orphanages staff from the combat zone. The ministry reported that 81 children, among them 20 infants under the age of 1 year, as well as the medical staff of the Donetsk regional orphanage and the Donetsk city orphanage accompanied by medical personnel, were moved to Mariupol.