At the scene was found a fragment from the detonator, said the militants “DNR”


Three explosions of improvised explosive devices occurred on February 18 in the center of the occupied Donetsk, stated separatist Agency is GIVEN in “the mission of the DNR” in the Joint center for control and coordination of the ceasefire regime in the Donbas.

It is noted that exploded three “self-made bezobolochnoe explosive device, wrapped in copper foil”.

According to the militants, the explosions occurred near the hotel “Park Inn”, which are based observers Special monitoring mission of the OSCE, and administrative buildings “the Republic’s leadership”.

At the scene was found a fragment from the detonator to initiate the explosive charge for military and industrial purpose.

In “MIA DNR” declared “RIA Novosti” that the “government quarter” in Donetsk where the bombing took place, is also the residence of the “head of DNR”. According to the rebels, two explosions occurred within a few hundred meters from the hotel, the third is nearby on a vacant lot.

No one was hurt.

DAN, with reference to “representation of the DNI” in SCCC reports that the explosion damaged the roof of the gas distribution points and a house. It is noted that the gas distribution station continues to operate normally.

31 August 2018 at the restaurant “Separable” in the center of Donetsk, an explosion occurred, which killed the leader of the militants “DNR” Alexander Zakharchenko.

The armed conflict in Eastern Ukraine began in April 2014. Fighting underway between the Armed forces of Ukraine and Pro-Russian rebels who control part of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions.