Are there militants from Chechnya among Slovyansk invaders?
16:50, — Europa
The battle of Slovyansk became more violent about two hours ago.
It has been informed by the local website 62.ua.
As said by the correspondent of the news outlet, militants have infantry fighting vehicles and armoured personnel vehicles, are armed with Dragunov sniper rifles, rocket launchers and light anti-tank grenade launchers. Chechen militants have been noticed today among the terrorists.
It is also informed that at the moment all roads to Slovyansk are blocked. Civilians are not allowed to enter the city. The situation is alarming. Siren alarms are heard, bells are tolling. Gunfire is heard all the time.
Besides, it is announced that terrorists of Slovyansk engaged fire on a bus with injured of the Ukrainian army. As a result one person was killed.