An explosion ripped through the capital of the Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR) in Donbass on Saturday morning, resulting in the death of two people.
Among the dead was the chief of the LPR People’s Militia Office, Colonel Oleg Anashchenko.
“The car of the chief of the LPR People’s Militia Office, Oleg Anashchenko, exploded… There were two people in the car, both are dead. According to the preliminary data, one of them is Anashchenko,” the police press service said.
“Chief of LPR People`s Militia Office Col. Oleg Anashchenko was killed today in a terrorist attack,” Maj. Andrei Marochko, the militia department spokesman, said at a press briefing.
“Despite that, Kiev punishers will not break the spirit of the warriors of the People’s Militia. We will find the orchestrators and perpetrators of this heinous terrorist attack, and they will get the punishment they deserve,” Marochko added.