Militants shell border guard post in Maiorsk

13:17, 15 August 2016
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Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked a border guard post this morning in Maiorsk, according to the press office of Ukraine's State Border Guard Service.

Photo from UNIAN

Shelling began at 4 a.m. on August 15, coming from the direction of Horlivka, a town in the uncontrolled territory of Donbas.

During the bombardment, militants attacked using mortars, the report said. Further, mines exploded in front and behind of the control post. No casualties were reported due to the shelling and Ukrainian guards did not return fire.

As was reported earlier, Maiorsk was also attacked on Saturday from the direction of Horlivka.

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