The MIR 24 television channel said its crew came under fire in Donetsk.
"The MIR 24 television crew came under sniper fire in Donetsk. According to our correspondent Maksim Krasotkin, a sniper fired a shot near the brigade as they were trying to come closer to the airport," the television channels said in a press statement obtained by Interfax on Tuesday.
The journalists immediately got on the ground, it said. Militiamen ran up to them and led the crew away to safety.
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