The LC said that the drone was shot down security forces

© RIA Novolipetskogo people’s militia LNR. Archival photoThe LC said that the drone was shot down security forces© RIA Novosti

The people’s militia self-proclaimed Luhansk people’s Republic shot down an attack drone with warheads headed in the direction of Lugansk, said on Wednesday reporters the head of the press service of the LPR militia Yakov Osadchiy.

«Yesterday at 12: 15 (same as GMT) the staff of the post aerial surveillance of one of the units of the LPR militia had shot down an unmanned aerial vehicle APU, with a special container, which was shot grenade VOG-17,» — said Osadchiy.

According to him, «the records from the UAV studied by experts».

The Ukrainian authorities in April 2014 began a military operation against the breakaway LC and the DNI, which declared independence after a coup in Ukraine in February 2014. According to the latest UN victims of the conflict began more than 10 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, including during meetings in Minsk the contact group, which from September 2014 adopted three documents regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict. However, after the armistice agreements between the parties to the conflict continue shooting.

The LC said that the drone was shot down security forces© RIA Novosti, Infografiken the situation in Ukraine

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