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 Battle Continues at the Scene of Massacre of Civilians. Investigation of the Tragedy Is Not Yet Possible

Active military actions continue at the place of execution of the refugee column in the Luhansk region.

This was announced by speaker of the NSDC Andrii Lysenko at a briefing in Kyiv, Censor.NET reports with reference to UNIAN.

According to him, at the moment 17 people are confirmed dead, six wounded including three in critical condition - they are in a hospital in Lutuhyne.

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In addition, he stressed that due to continued fighting in this location the investigation of the tragedy is not possible.

On the morning of August 18 the pro-Russian militants using mortars and Grad system shelled a column of refugees who were being evacuated from the combat zone by Ukrainian troops.

 
 
 
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