U.S. diplomats urge Russian-led militants to cease shelling civilian targets in Donbas

22:40, 12 June 2017
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The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine has called on Russian-controlled militants in Donbas via Twitter to stop shelling civilian infrastructure facilities in the region.


"Rus[sia]-led sep[aratist]s target civ[ilian] infrastructure again,” the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine tweeted, adding that the shelling of the Yasynuvata pumping station has left 400,000 people without water supplies.

Stop shelling civilian infrastructure, "the embassy said. At the same time, US diplomats call on Russian-controlled militants to comply with the Minsk agreements.

Read alsoUkraine reports 2 KIA's, 4 WIA's in almost 70 enemy attacks on June 11The diplomats added hashtags  #StopTargetingCivilianInfrastructure and #ImplementMinsk, calling on the Donbas militants to implement Minsk Agreements.

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