“Our correspondent was injured in the Luhansk region, one km from the Russian-Ukrainian border. Next to the journalists, a shell, allegedly fired from a howitzer, exploded. Denis Kulaga is shell-shocked, he doesn’t hear anything, his ears are bleeding, ”the television channel told Twitter.
It is also noted that the operator was contused.
“The operator also received a contusion. The camera was knocked out of the hands by a shock wave, the equipment was out of order, ”the TV channel reported.
Meanwhile, the ITAR-TASS reports that on Tuesday closed two Russian multilateral automobile checkpoints "Donetsk" and "Gukovo" because of the shooting from the Ukrainian territory. The head of the press service of the border department of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation in the Rostov region, Vasily Malayev, spoke about this.
“People and cars are not allowed in both directions. The situation is being specified, ”he said.
28 June Ukrainian security forces opened fire on the checkpoint "Gukovo" on the territory of the Rostov region. The building of the customs post was badly damaged, there are no dead and injured. On this fact, a criminal case was initiated under the article "Attempted murder of two or more persons by a group of persons in a generally dangerous way."
In addition, 20 June as a result of the fighting in the Ukrainian territory was damaged checkpoint "Donetsk". Then, in 40 minutes, thousands of Ukrainians passed approximately 2 minutes across the border, which Russian customs officers and border guards deduced from the shelling.