On the on the 11th of May 2014, where people of Donetsk were called to the ballot-boxes to vote in a referendum for or against the independence of the Donetsk republic. At about 6 pm the day the Nazi battalion “Dnepr” which was already involved in the massacre in Mariupol and is also part of the Nationalguard assaulted and killed unarmed civilians in town of Krasnoarmiisk (Donetsk region). The incident happened, when the Nationalguard tried to steal the ballot-boxes where citizens were called to vote. Citizens, who previously voted in the referendum tried to stop them from suppressing the election. Two civilians were killed and two wounded. In the other cities the voting was held without major incident. The referendum was ultimately supported by 89.7 percent of the votes were in favor of the independence of the territory Donetsk. In Lugansk, there were even 96.2 percent of the participants for independence. The turnout was at 75 percent.
12. May 2014, 23:52