24.07.14 23:20

Russia Shells Ukrainian Servicemen Positions - U.S. Department of State

The U.S. government reported that Russia is shelling positions of Ukrainian servicemen conducting a military operation against pro-Russian insurgents in the eastern Ukraine, and intends to supply the militants with the brand new multiple launch rocket systems

U.S. State Department spokesperson Marie Harf reports this, Censor.NET informs citing Reuters.

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"We have new evidence that the Russians intend to put a heavier and more powerful multiple launch rocket systems to the separatist forces in Ukraine as well as the evidence that Russia is shelling positions of Ukrainian military within its territory," she said. She claimed at a regular briefing for the media, that her statement is based on intelligence reports. "I can not tell you what exactly this information is based on," she said.

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