HRW Luhansk report: At least 300 Civilians Killed since May, Many in Indiscriminate Bombings

Damage at Luhansk central market on August 21, 2014. A large section has been reduced to rubble after being hit twice in three days. © 2014 Harriet Salem/VICE News

Human Rights Watch report, an organisation not suspicious of being anti-Western but precisely the contrary, has just published a damning report on the situation in Luhansk. Ole Solvang, senior emergencies researcher at Human Rights Watch said: “the truth is, local residents are subjected to terrifying daily shelling, much of it apparently unlawful, and that the number of civilian casualties is steadily rising.”

Full HRW report:

 

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