Ukraine’s military launched nearly 700 shells of various kinds onto the territory of Yasinovataya, its outskirts and area of the former airport of Donetsk, the DPR Operational Command, Vice-Commander Eduard Basurin states.
Three persons were wounded in a land mine blast of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission’s car near Prishib village of the Slavyanoserbsky district, reported the LPR State Security Ministry (MGB).
A monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission perished and another one was wounded in a land mine explosion, the Mission’s car having gone off the main route, reported the press service of the LPR People's Militia.
Over the past day, there were registered 41 occasions of the ‘silence regime’ violations by the Ukrainian army with application of weapons, forbidden by Minsk-2, reported the DPR Operational Command.
A civilian resident of Zaitsevo locality in the northern suburb of Gorlovka was wounded by the fire conducted by Ukrainian military this morning, reported the head of the local council Ivan Prikhodko.
The Ukraine is planning to stage serious false flag attack in occupied Lugansk region in Donbass. Kiev troops brought at the territory of the Shastinskaya thermal power plant 200 containers with unknown materials, presumably needed to blast the power plant, told the LPR Defense Ministry official representative, colonel Andrey Marochko on Saturday.
For the last 24 hours Kiev Forces committed three ceasefire violations shelling the LPR People’s Militia positions, reports the LPR defense agency’s representative.
The localities of Frunze, Kalinovo and Sokolniky underwent the Ukrainian shelling.
In 24 hours, there were registered 39 occasions of the 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 39 violations of the ceasefire regime," the source said.
Two soldiers of the DPR army were killed, five more were injured over the past week as a result of shelling by Ukrainian forces. This was announced today by the Vice-Commander of the Operational Command Eduard Basurin.
At the eve of the Ukrainian natonalist 'mastermind's birthday' - Adolf Hitler - Ukrainian troops have conducted celebration shelling of Yasinovataya in the Donetsk People's Republic. The critical hotspot is under attacks and Donbass defenders are expecting wide Ukrainian offensive in near future.
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Video: DPR Ministry of Defense, 04/21/2017
Ukraine’s military massively shelled Spartal village on northern outskirts of Donetsk, a source in a DPR defense establishment reports.
“Last night Ukraine’s army opened massive fire at Spartak village with tanks and 82mm mortars. Shelling lasted several hours,” said the source.
Over the past day, there were registered 38 ceasefire violations by the Ukrainian army. At that, 13 DPR localities underwent shellings, reported the Republic's Operational Command.
A residential house was damaged in Spartak village in the Yasinovataya district of the DPR last night, as a result of the shelling by Ukrainian forces, reported the press service of the Yasinovataya local council.
Over the past day, there were registered four shellings of the LPR People's Militia positions by Kiev military, reported the Republic's defense authorities.
The areas of Pervomaisk, Frunze township, Kalinovka and Kalinovo-Borshchevatoye underwent shellings.
A dwelling apartment building and a shop building in the city of Dokuchaevsk to the southeast of Donetsk are damaged as a result of shelling by Ukrainian siloviki. This was reported today by a source in the power departments of the DPR.
Ukrainian forces are preparing to launch large-scale offensive to the southern districts of the Donetsk People's Republic, reports the DPR Operational Command’s Vice-Commander, Eduard Basurin on Thursday.
On April 23-24 the enemy is planning to move from their positions in Shirokino locality and strike the DPR. Presently, the Ukrainian assault group is arriving at that district.