Elderly pro-Ukrainian rescued by police in Donetsk

ITV News cameraman Daniel Demoustier filmed an elderly lady with a Ukrainian flag being attacked by pro-Russian protesters in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk.


Just filmed pro Russian protesters in #Donetsk attacking a brave old lady waving an Ukrainian flag. Watch it on @itvnews tonight. #Ukraine


Old woman holding to her #Ukraine flag rescued by Police just after she got attacked by angry pro Russia protesters http://t.co/uU2MRLf91A



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