"Wehave Kolosnykivska ravine here in Khartsyzk from which theterrorists are now shelling using Grad towards Ilovaisk and Zuhres.And it lasts for a week already. They also conduct sporadicshelling using MLRS Grad on residential districts of our town,"said the outraged witnesses.
Theyalso told me that the terrorists came from the direction ofMakiivka and deployed with their military equipment near Khartsyzkpipe plant yesterday, August 19.
"Weare constantly sitting in bomb shelters and cellars now," civilianscomplained. They also reported that a lot of Khartsyzk residentshave already left the town and continue to leave one enmasse.
"Unfortunately, private passenger carriers are makingprofits out of war - they currently charge 600 hryvnia per personfor taking to Kharkiv, whereas in peaceful time it was worth nomore than UAH 100 -120. The carriers agree to take refugees toMariupol from Khartsyzk for 1,300 hryvnia. But we have not gotpensions for 2 months and the products in the stores can be boughtonly for cash. Plastic is not accepted in the town," Khartsyzkresidents explain and declare that they are waiting for the soonestrelease of the town by the National Guard.