The Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) opened fire at the locality of Zaitsevo in the north of Gorlovka in the morning, Gorlovka acting mayor Ivan Prikhodko states.
At a meeting with journalists in Munich on February 17, President of Finland Sauli Niinistö said that his country is ready to join the UN peacekeeping mission in Ukraine if an appropriate decision is reached.
Ukrainian troops launched more than five tons of various ammos on the front-line areas of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) over the past week, DPR Representative Center Chief to the Joint Center for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov states.
The Ukrainian forces committed five violations of the armistice in Donbass for the past 24 hours, reported the Operational Command of the Donetsk People's Republic.
"Over the past day, there were registered five violations of the ceasefire regime by the Ukrainian Armed Forces," the Command said.
Ukrainian units launched more than 120 different ammos on the front-line territories of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) over the last 24 hours, DPR Representative Center Chief to the Joint Center for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov states.
The Ukrainian forces fired on the village of Kominternovo in the south of the Donetsk People’s Republic, two houses were damaged as a result of the yesterday’s shelling, reported today the administration of the Novoazovsky district of the Republic.
Ukrainian military committed seven ceasefire violations over the past 24 hours, DPR Operational Command reports.
The Ministry of Defense of Belarus is ready, if necessary, to allocate a peacekeeping contingent to Donbass, the head of the department, Andrey Ravkov, said on Wednesday.
The official Minsk has repeatedly stated its readiness, if necessary, to send its peacekeeping contingent to Donbass, but so far no such need has arisen.
Nearly 1500 subscribers were de-energized in the Novoazovsky district to the south of the DPR due to Ukrainian shelling, reports the local administration’s press-service.
A Ukrainian sabotage and reconnaissance group last night conducted an unsuccessful combat sortie to the positions of the DPR Army in the north of Donetsk, resulting in the loss of four soldiers killed and wounded, and another was captured. This was announced today by the head of the press service of the Armed Forces of the Republic Daniil Bezsonov.
In 24 hours, there were registered eight ceasefire violations on the contact line by the Ukrainian army. This was reported today in the Operational Command of the Republic.
"Over the past day, the Ukrainian Armed Forces committed eight violations of the ceasefire regime," the source said.
Ukrainian gunmen stepped up their positions on the Donbass contact line with 45 heavy weaponry units, reports the head of the DPR Armed Forces’ press-service, Daniil Bezsonov.
“The AFU Command continues stepping up their positions near the contact line with heavy weaponry,” said Bezsonov.
Ukrainian military committed over 60 ceasefire violations over the past week, DPR Armed Forces' Press-Service Chief Daniil Bezsonov states.
The AFU units bombarded the area of the mine No. 6/7 in the north-western vicinity of Gorlovka this morning, three house-building sustained damages as a result, reported the Head of the Republic's Representation to the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the ceasefire (JCCC), Ruslan Yakubov.
In 24 hours, there were registered nine ceasefire violations on the contact line by the Ukrainian army. This was reported today in the Operational Command of the Republic.
"Over the past day, the Ukrainian Armed Forces committed nine violations of the ceasefire regime," the source said.
The DPR Operational Command has called upon the Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) OSCE to objectively investigate the fact of shelling Dokuchayevsk on February 14, DPR Operational Command Vice-Commnader Eduard Basurin states.