Russia and Ukraine: Dmitry Rogozin, a senior Russian official in Donetsk, was wounded in a Ukrainian bombing

  • Paul Kirby
  • BBC News

Dmitry Rogozin

image copyright GettyImages

photo comment,

Dmitry Rogozin says he was shot in the shoulder.

A former Russian deputy prime minister has reportedly been injured after a hotel was bombed in a Russian-controlled region of eastern Ukraine.

Dmitry Rogozin, who was also leading the Russian Space Agency, said he was hit in the shoulder bone.

Another person was said to have been killed in the attack on the outskirts of Donetsk city.

Vitaly Khotsenko, who heads the pro-Russian Donetsk People’s Republic, was also injured.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *