Head of the press center of the Operational Command North Col. Anatolii Proshyn told about it, Ukrainska Pravda informs.
"The militants fired at Peremozhne village from 1 to 2 pm from the direction of Simeikyne and Krasnodon," he said.
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"It was a heavy rocket and artillery attack on the outskirts of the village on both sides. There are numerous casualties. The exact number is being checked," added Proshyn. Also he said that the village was shelled by Grad multiple rocket launchers.
Proshyn suggested that the militants might expected to attack the soldiers at the Luhansk airport, which is a little north from the village, but they accidentally hit Peremozhne.
He added that this is not the first time the terrorists fire at the village.