Wednesday 29 January 2020

Four border guards killed in Russian helicopter attack

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko

Pavel Polityuk

Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Tuesday that Russian Mi-24 helicopters had attacked a border post in Luhansk region the previous day, killing four border guards.

"Yesterday, during the day, at the border post of Krasnatalovka, Russian Mi-24 helicopters attacked Ukrainian border guards. As a result of the attack, four guards were killed, three were injured," Lysenko told Reuters.

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