The Ukrainian gunmen contrary to the Minsk Accords deployed to the frontline twelve IFVs and one tank more, reported the official representative of the LPR People's Militia Major Andrey Marochko.
Ukrainian punishers violated the ceasefire regime by shelling the LPR People's Millitia positions two times over the last day.
The Ukrainian units have started shelling the suburbs of the Donetsk airport and the area of the Volvo Center.
‘At about 21:40 the Ukrainian military opened fire on the former airport of Donetsk and on the area of the Volvo Center,’ informed the Defense Ministry of the Donetsk People’s Republic.
Over eight and a half thousand residential houses in Donetsk are destroyed by the shellings of the Ukrainian military.
Over the past week the detached unit of fireworks of the Emergencies Ministry of the Donetsk People’s Republic discovered and defused a hundred and thirty-eight explosive objects which had remained after the fights.
There were neutralized 44 explosive objects during the period from February 22 to March 16 in the Perevalsky district reports Mobilization work' Issues and Emergency Situations Department of Perevalsky district administration.
Over the past week as a result of the Ukraininan shelling of the territorry of the Donetsk People’s Republic the four persons died and one was hospitalized.
The condition of the nurse of the People's Militia medical platoon who was wounded during the shelling of the ambulance near the locality of Kalinovo by the Kiev gunmen, has ameliorated, but remains grave reported the official representative of the LPR Defense Ministry, Major Andrey Marochko.
The situation on the contact line has abruptly escalated because the Ukrainian military are shelling the positions of the Donetsk People’s Republic.
The Ukrainian forces fired on the western suburb of the DPR capital from mortars at night, a private house is damaged - the Head of the Petrovsky district administration Maxim Zhukovsky.
At night the Petrovsky was fired by the AFU. As a result of firing, the private house in the settlement of Trudovskiye on Shestakov Street 97 was damaged.
The AFU shelled the LPR People's Militia positions four times over the last day.
According to the People's Militia, from the direction of the locality of Luganskoye was shelled the area of the locality of Lozovoye. There were launched ten mines from the mortar of 82 mm caliber.
'There is a Minsk line defined (in Minsk documents) and we have seen that there had been movement of positions in this specific location", said Deputy Head of OSCE Special Monitoring Mission, Alexander Hug, on Thursday to journalists after observing the situation around the Yasinovataya Checkpoint in Donetsk People's Republic, which has been under heavy Ukrainian attacks since beginning of Marc
On Thursday 17.3 the Deputy Head of OSCE Special Monitoring Mission, Alexander Hug, led the delegation of observers to the one of the most crucial hotspots now in the war in Donbass - the Checkpoint on Yasinovataya highway, Donetsk People's Republic. The location has been under attacks by the Kiev troops specially since the beginning of March.
The Donetsk People’s Republic being under conditions of the military actions cannot unilaterally provide the full ceasefire on the contact line with the Ukrainian military inasmuch as the Armed Forces of Ukraine do not make every effort. Such a view was expressed by Aleksandr Zakharchenko, the Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic.
About six thousand volunteers came on contract service to the ranks of the People's Militia for the last six months, reported the Military Сommissioner of the LPR, Сolonel Igor Marshuba.
If in a month come about one thousand volunteers, then for half a year it is around six thousand volunteers.
The Armed forces of Ukraine have hidden military equipment near Yasinovataya by the OSCE Mission’s arrival. It was stated today by the Commander of the DPR Defense Ministry Corps Ruslan Yakubov in conversation with the Deputy Head of SMM OSCE Alexander Hug.