The prosecutor-general of the Russian-backed self-declared Luhansk People’s Republic (LPR) in eastern Ukraine and his deputy were killed when a bomb went off at their offices, the head of the separatist administration has said.
“As a result of a terrorist act, Prosecutor-General of the LPR Sergei Gorenko and his deputy Ekaterina Steglenko were killed,” Leonid Pasechnik said in a statement posted on the Telegram messaging app on Friday.
❗️В центре Луганска, в здании ГП ЛНР, прогремел ?взрыв
‼️По предварительным данным есть жертвы.
??На месте работают аварийные и спасательные службы. pic.twitter.com/OO1fJ4GA02
— Να-Τα-Λι-Я (@HATALIA_V_Z) September 16, 2022
Source: Al Jazeera/Να-Τα-Λι-Я – Twitter