Ukrainian air forces bomb Donetsk Airport (photo, video)

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An antiterrorist operation has stared in Donetsk today. Ukrainian troops delivered an ultimatum to armed militants and started attacking after they had rejected it.

Two SU-25 planes made warning shots at first. The militants shot back from all their weapons. Two MIG-29 started attacking the militants’ positions. Armed separatists started fleeing in all directions on the territory of the airport.

Paratroopers from 4 MIG-29 helicopters landed at the airport and started cleaning up the territory. A helicopter destroyed an antiaircraft mount. No information about the losses of the Ukrainian troops has been presented yet.  


Photo: ria.ru, Reuters, censor.net.ua