KIEV, May 25. /ITAR-TASS/. The Ukrainian Interior Ministry has said that one fighter of the National Guard was killed and two more were wounded in a clash in Sloviansk (Donetsk region).
On Saturday evening, a representative of the people’s militia told ITAR-TASS that several houses had been partially destroyed because of shelling by the Ukrainian security forces of Sloviansk and adjoining settlements.
In addition, a number of local media reported on Saturday that Italian photographer Andy Rocchelli together with his French colleague and an interpreter came under fire in the south of Sloviansk that was surrounded by the Ukrainian military. As a result, the Italian journalist and his interpreter were killed. On Saturday, the Italian Foreign Ministry confirmed the death of Rocchelli.