The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia instructs to document and investigate the shelling of the Drama Theater building in Donetsk

According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Lugansk People's Republic, on August 4, 2022, the building of the Drama Theater in Donetsk came was attacked by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. At the time of the attack, there was a farewell ceremony for Mss. Olga Kachura, the deceased commander of the rocket artillery division in the Donetsk People's Republic. As it became known, the building was hit by two shells at least. People attending the funeral were evacuated.

Besides, the hotel, which accommodates journalists, was also shelled by Ukrainian side. In total, 5 civilians were killed, including a woman with a child, and 6 more people were injured as a result of the Donetsk attack.

Within the investigation of crimes committed by the Ukrainian nationalists, the Investigative Committee of Russia will identify all the circumstances of the crime, and all involved to its commission will be prosecuted.

04 August 2022 13:35

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