Saturday, June 14
Around 30 paratroopers were killed as self-defense forces took down a Ukrainian military Il-76 jet as it was landing in Lugansk, TSN.ua news website reported, citing an army source. The plane reportedly crashed as self-defense forces hit it with a rocket. It is not clear whether there are any survivors.
Air raid sirens went off in Lugansk, warning residents of an upcoming raid, RIA Novosti reported.