Skip to comments.Russia says Ukraine tried to kill officers in cross-border mortar bombing
Posted on 07/25/2014 6:50:34 PM PDT by McGruff
Russian authorities accused Ukraine of trying to kill law enforcement officials who were checking reports of cross-border shooting on Friday by firing a volley of mortar rounds over the frontier into Russia.
A Russian security official said up to 40 mortar bombs fired by Ukrainian forces had fallen in the Russian province of Rostov near the border where Ukrainian government forces are fighting pro-Russian separatists.
"Those who shot from Ukraine carried out the shooting purposefully with an intent to kill Russian law enforcement officials," said Russia's Investigative Committee, which answers only to President Vladimir Putin.
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Meanwhile, Russkies have been shelling and shooting Grads at Ukraine from Russian territory for at least a couple of weeks.
That’s called Payback.
Is that all you can come up with, McGruff???
I have a hard time believing this story. It’s one of the most common lies told by the side that is planning an attack