Terrorists Downed Ukrainian Mi-8 Heliambulance Flying for the Wounded

The helicopter had all identification markings but still was hit.

The insurgents shot down Ukrainian Mi-8medical evacuation helicopter in the ATO area today. ATO speakerOleksii Dmytrashkivskyi announced this, Censor.NET informs citing UNIAN.

"Theambulance helicopter MI-8 was shot down. It was flying to take thewounded according to the preliminary agreement that it would not befired at. The helicopter had all identification markings but stillwas hit," the speaker said.

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He added:"The crash site and the location where the helicopter was hit arenot disclosed. We are not revealing it because we are distressedfor the life of the pilots."

He saidbeing asked by journalists if he could confirm the information thatappeared in some media about a Ukrainian military plane downed bythe terrorists: "I can not confirm the information about the jet, Ihave no information."

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n297127