Zakharchenko almost did not repeat the fate of the killed leaders of the DPR / LNR
On May 8, 2017, two explosions occurred in the Donetsk region near the Saur-Grave Memorial. According to reliable information, the head of the so-called DNR, Alexander Zakharchenko, was supposed to arrive there. However, he suddenly changed plans. The Occupy Administration said they knew about the terrorist attack. Therefore, it was this information that led to their leader's resignation.
A number of events were planned near Saur-Mohyla, where Zakharchenko was going to speak. In Donetsk region, this situation was called terrorist acts. The road leading to the memorial is currently closed. Autotransport bypass.
We will add that on the same day a Ukrainian fighter was blown up in the area of combat by an explosive. According to the anti-terrorist operation headquarters, he suffered numerous injuries to his legs and head. Doctors stated that the injuries were extremely serious and it was not possible to save the military. He died in hospital.