Kiev military launched 334 mortar-shells and grenades onto the territory of the Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR) in the last 24 hours, the LPR People’s Militia Official Representative, Lieutenant-colonel Andrei Marochko states at the briefing.
Residents of the cities controlled by the Ukrainian authorities told the DPR Command that Kiev fighters are forcing the male population to sign contacts for military service. This was announced today by the Vice-Commander of the Operational Command Eduard Basurin.
A peaceful resident was wounded as a result of the shelling by Ukrainian military of the Kievsky district in the north of Donetsk, reported the head of the district council Valentin Levchenko.
Kiev forces shelled the LPR People’s Militia positions 9 times over the past 24 hours, the Republic’s defense authorities inform.
The Kiev fighters create the artificial crowds on Kiev-controlled part of the Stanitsa Luganskaya Checkpoint and sell the places in the line, reports the LPR People’s Militia official representative, lieutenant colonel, Andrey Marochko.
Despite the Ukrainian shelling intensity reducing, the DPR situation remains quite tense on Monday. In total, according to the new DPR Command’s methodology, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 39 occasions over the last 24 hours.
One civilian received shrapnel wounds in the locality of Donetsk-Severny in the south of Yasinovataya as a result of shelling by the Ukrainian army. This was reported today in the press service of the local administration.
The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) remains tense. The Ukrainian military kept shelling the territory of the state with prohibited weapons, the DPR Operational Command Vice-Commander Eduard Basurin states.
A civilian was wounded in the course of the shelling by Ukrainian forces. This was reported today in the Operational Command of the DPR.
Residents of three villages in the Novoazovsky district in the DPR south again were left without light as a result of shelling by Ukrainian forces the previous evening. This was announced today by the head of the district administration Anatoly Yanovsky.
The AFU units shelled the village of Zaitsevo in the southern suburb of Gorlovka last night, the residential house was damaged as a result of the direct hit of a projectile, reported the head of the Gorlovka city council, Ivan Prikhodko.
Kiev military used special lighting projectiles for fire adjustment during the overnight shellings of the private sector of Kirovsk locality, reported the prosecutor of the department for work with the media, international cooperation and normative activities of the LPR Prosecutor General’s Office David Katz.
Over the past day, Kiev military fired at the LPR People's Militia positions seven times. This was reported by the defense department of the Republic.
The areas of such localities as Nizhneye Lozovoye, Lozovoye, Sokolniki, Kalinovka, Logvinovo, and the area of the monument to Prince Igor were subjected to shellings.
The situation in the DPR, despite the decrease in the number of shellings, still remains tense, the DPR Operational Command Vice-Commander Eduard Basurin states.
The OSCE SMM representatives detected about 50 anti-tank landmines, laid by the Kiev forces in the means and forces withdrawal zone near Zolotoye locality, reports the LPR People’s Militia official representative Andrey Marochko.
“The mine-laying in the withdrawal zone was undertaken by the Ukrainian Armed Forces’ units,” said Marochko.
Ukrainian forces’ subversive and reconnaissance group has committed an attempt to break through the DPR positions in the Republic’s south and failed the bloody task, at that having lost ten fighters killed and five wounded, and one equipment unit destroyed, reported a source in the DPR defensive agency.