Saturday, May 31, 2014

7 children injured in Slavyansk as Ukrainian army shells residential area | CLG News

7 children injured in Slavyansk as Ukrainian army shells residential area | CLG News:

Seven children were hurt as the Ukrainian military shelled the city of Slavyansk, a stronghold of the protesters, in the country's South East on Friday night, Pavel Astakhov, Russia's ombudsman for children's rights, said. Self-defense forces in Slavyansk say the Ukrainian military shelled the town's residential area during the night, with one of the shells hitting a children's hospital. A children's clinic was also damaged by artillery fire, the ITAR-TASS news agency reports.