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Russian helicopter attack kills 4 border guards

Pro-Russian rebels escort captured Ukrainian army prisoners in a central square in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine August 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

KIEV: Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said Tuesday that Russian Mi-24 helicopters had attacked a border post in Luhansk region the previous day, killing four border guards.

"Yesterday, during the day, at the border post of Krasnatalovka, Russian Mi-24 helicopters attacked Ukrainian border guards. As a result of the attack, four guards were killed, three were injured," Lysenko told Reuters.

 

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