Donetsk, Oct 6 – DAN. Russian journalists affiliated with the Izvestia media outlet came under Ukrainian shelling today in Kominternovo, the DPR People's Militia said.

"The shelling lasted from 3.30 p.m. to 6.30 p.m., the fighters of the 36th brigade were targeting the township with IFVs, grenade launchers, large caliber machine guns and small arms. Izvestia and People's Militia's film crews came under fire as they arrived in the area to record the damage inmflicted on houses at 28, 30 Akhmatovoi street."

People's Militia service members acted professionally and safely evacuated the film crews.

The Izvestia media outlet comprises REN, Channel 5 and Izvestia newspaper. *ot*pp