The authorities of the so-called Donetsk People's republic announced Mariupol their territory, Euromaidan Press reports with reference to the DPR representative Denis Pushilin. He stated it during the meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group.
"Throughout the entire territory we consider individual (areas) within the administrative (borders) of the former Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts to be ours and we consider it right that they become part of DPR and LPR. However, we will do our best for this to happen through political means. Only time will tell how it happens in fact," Pushilin said.
It should be noted that the terrorists fired on ATO forces four times in the Mariupol area on February 25.
On January 24, terrorist fired Grad rockets into residential areas in the city, killing 30 people and wounding around a 100. More than 50 buildings and 4 schools were destroyed.