In Mariupol Ukrainian troops fired on their own column, said Deputy Minister of defence DND Eduard Bacurin.
About 14. 00, taking the column 18 of 28 Ukrainian battalion mechanized brigade, moving in the area of the Vine, on the Eastern edge of Mariupol, for the division of the army DND, the artillery of the enemy it was caused fire, reports " the new Russia ". Remember, the first day of the weekend press center of the "special operations" Ukrainian security officials said the shelling of the Eastern margin of Mariupol militias. However, the militia declared Donetsk national Republic challenged data security forces about the shelling of Mariupol artillery DND. In addition, the Ministry of defence DND called blatant misinformation messages Ukrainian media about the shooting. Vice-speaker of the Parliament proclaimed the Donetsk national Republic Denis Putilin called the accusations of Kiev in the fire Mariupol to address militias provocation, Chapter DND Alexander Zakharchenko said that he gave the order to open fire suppression positions of the Ukrainian security forces East of Mariupol only once Kiev decided blamed on militias responsible for the erroneous shelling of residential areas.