Alexander Smirnov

In the evening on January 24, 2015 Petrovsky district of Donetsk was again bombarded with massive artillery by the Ukrainian army. The house of the Smirnov family was hit by a shell, was a loud explosion, the roof collapsed. Under the rubble were father and little Alexander. The mother tried to get them out of the rubble: the rescuers and ambulance, due to the continued firing could not arrive in time. Three-year-old Alexander and his father died under the rubble of the house.