The head of the separatist Donetsk people’s Republic Alexander Zakharchenko told journalists that he along with the famous rock musician Alexander Sklyar came under fire on the line of contact in Donbas.
“Today Alexander Sklyar “baptism of fire”. He was at the front and came under fire… We went to the front… it is the industrial zone (area of Town). Spotted the motorcade and started shooting from large-caliber small arms” – quoted Zakharchenko , RIA “Novosti”.
States that have been affected by fire.
The website “news” reported that on the eve Sklar gave the first concert in Donetsk since the outbreak of hostilities, having in the Center of Slavic culture. The speech was attended by about 500 people, including Zakharchenko and writer Zakhar Prilepin.
Sklar the scene said: “I follow the events in the Donbass. And when I hear about the next attacks, I have a feeling that fire in my house, me and my neighbors. I’m worried about you, as for the relatives. And try to do everything in my power to support you.”
In 2015, the Sklar was awarded the title of Honored artist of the Russian Federation.