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In Avdiyivka, defenders of "DPR" attacked filming crew of "112 Ukraine"

09.02.2015, 22:52

Residents of Avdiyivka (Donetska oblast) attacked the filming crew of the TV channel «112 Ukraine» and damaged their camera. The TV channel informed about this in their news program.

As the journalist of «112 Ukraine», Yulia Kyrylenko said, the filming crew arrived to Avdiyivka on February 7 during mortar shelling, the second one that day. The shelling lasted for half an hour and killed several people. After the shelling, the journalists wanted to interview the locals. The latter, however, were enraged and angry - after they learned that the group is Ukrainian, they attacked the cameraman and the journalist. The journalists say that local residents are extremely tilted and desperate, and they seek a scapegoat. Also they claim that "half of town youth" joined the "DPR" military.

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