This is reported by the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, Censor.NET informs.
"The SMM visited Shyrokyne and confirmed media reports that all civilians have left the village," the report dated June 28 reads.
The Mission says they conducted a foot patrol on June 27, focused on areas where a few remaining inhabitants had been known to live when the SMM last visited the village on 9 June. They found their homes abandoned and damaged or destroyed, the message reads.
"Following this patrol, the SMM spoke to a "DPR" commander who said he knew by name those whom the SMM was seeking. According to him, the last civilian inhabitants had left on June 15.
"The SMM observed that the scale of damage in the village had increased since the last visit. It assessed that over 80 per cent of the houses and buildings in the village are destroyed," the Mission reports.