Kyiv: Militants in the occupied Donbas, while attempting to steal watermelons, staged a shootout with civilians, resulting in the death of two people. This was reported in the main intelligence department of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.
"On August 12, servicemen of 9 separate assault regiments of the Marine Corps (Novoazovsk) 1 AK made a fight with civilians using weapons when they tried to steal watermelons. As a result of the explosion of a hand grenade, one civilian and one serviceman died, another one was injured, "the Ukrainian intelligence said.
According to Ukrainian intelligence, the commanders of the militant units "LNR" will check on the lie detector in order to identify those who abuse their official position.