Stepanivka completely destroyed by Russian ‘Grad’ rockets

 

War in the Donbas

The village of Stepanivka was completely destroyed by rocket salvos originating from beyond the Russian border, reported the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO).

Stepanivka, in Donetsk oblast, is located roughly 9km from the border. Grad rockets have a launching distance of up to 40km.

According to the report, nearly 1,000 people lived in the village.

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