Source Pravda.Ru

Luhansk self-defense forces down Ukrainian transport aircraft with at least 49 on board

 

The Ukrainian Defense Ministry claims that on Saturday night, June 14, the militias of self-defense forces shot down a military transport aircraft that was landing at the Luhansk airport. The downed Ilyushin 76 aircraft was supposed to deliver extra troops and ammunition. It was said that militias opened fire from anti-aircraft guns on the aircraft.

The message posted on the website of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry, said that the IL-76 was transporting military personnel for the purpose of rotation, ITAR-TASS reports. There were servicemen, military hardware, equipment and supplies on board. According to Ukrainian military sources, there were at least 49 people on board the aircraft.

Nothing has been specified about the number of victims.

The situation at the airport of Luhansk remains tense. On Saturday night, helicopters of the Air Force of Ukraine, attacked a checkpoint near the village of Schastye (Happiness). Explosions were heard in another part of town, the village of Luhanskaya, where militias control two strategically important bridges.

According to most recent reports, all 49 on board have been killed.

Years of diplomatic conflict resolution efforts in Syria produced no breakthroughs. Washington and its imperial partners want endless war and regime change, not peace.

Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, Ukraine and Britain

The British public made a mistake two years ago, easily led by a campaign of false promises and lies. Today REMAIN would win 60%-40% at the very least.

We, the People of Britain, do not want Brexit

Years of diplomatic conflict resolution efforts in Syria produced no breakthroughs. Washington and its imperial partners want endless war and regime change, not peace.

Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, Ukraine and Britain
Comments
We, the People of Britain, do not want Brexit
We, the People of Britain, do not want Brexit
How I became a revolutionary and internationalist: André Vltchek
We, the People of Britain, do not want Brexit
Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, Ukraine and Britain
Pompeo Lied About Iran's Legitimate Ballistic Missile Program
Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, Ukraine and Britain
Alaska gives USA Arctic advantage in military rivalry with Russia
Unemployment in Russia hits record high of 15 percent
Alaska gives USA Arctic advantage in military rivalry with Russia
We, the People of Britain, do not want Brexit
Cemetery of giant creatures found in Central Africa
How I became a revolutionary and internationalist: André Vltchek
Lots to Protest About at the G20 Summit
We, the People of Britain, do not want Brexit
How I became a revolutionary and internationalist: André Vltchek
We, the People of Britain, do not want Brexit
The Documented Ancient Construction Method of The Great Pyramid
The Documented Ancient Construction Method of The Great Pyramid
Pompeo Lied About Iran's Legitimate Ballistic Missile Program
Pompeo Lied About Iran's Legitimate Ballistic Missile Program