War in Ukraine 2022 – Russians fired at bus stop, church and high-rise building in Toretska – UNIAN

Because of the Russian attack, there are dead and wounded, including children.

The Russians fired at a public transport stop, a church and high-rise buildings in Toretsk / photo Pavel Kirilenko

Russian invaders fired at a public transport stop, a church and high-rise buildings in Toretsk.

About this the head of the Donetsk regional military administration Pavel Kirilenko reported in Telegram.

“8 dead, 4 wounded – these are the consequences of the shelling of Toretsk, which the Russians carried out today at about 11 am. Three children were among the four wounded,” Kirilenko said.


He noted that according to preliminary information, the invaders fired from artillery.

“We got to a public transport stop, where at that time there was a crowd of people,” the head of the OVA stressed.


In addition, the Russians damaged the church and wounded the local priest, damaged the surrounding high-rise buildings.

“Every day the Russian occupiers hit civilians – every day we have dead and wounded. Everyone who still remains in the Donetsk region puts themselves in mortal danger! I appeal to all residents of the region: do not turn yourself into a Russian target! Evacuate on time!” Kirilenko.


As UNIAN previously identified, on July 29 the Cabinet of Ministers created Headquarters for the evacuation of residents of the Donetsk region. The state will introduce mandatory evacuation of the population from the non-occupied areas of the Donetsk region before the start of the heating season

On July 31, Vereshchuk told the algorithm of actions for those who have evacuate from the Donetsk region. According to her, more than 50 thousand children and more than 200 thousand adults should leave. In addition, it became known that in addition to payments guaranteed by the state, the evacuated residents of the Donetsk region are supposed to extra help.

On August 2, Vereshchuk noted that, despite all the possibilities of mandatory evacuation, no one will force people. On the same day, she announced start of evacuation from Donetsk region.

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