The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic remains relatively calm.
The Ukrainian military opened fire at the Republican localities with small arms 9 times over the past day.
Using the relative truce regime, the enemy kept carrying out the redeployment of its troops and augmentation of its forces and means on the separate parts of the contact line. Thus, in the areas of the localities of:
Chermalyk (2,5km away from the contact line) there was registered the concentration of the heavy armament of the 56th separate infantry brigade, including artillery, mortars and tanks;
Staryi Krym (24km away from the contact line) there was registered the location of the artillery mounts of the 40th separate artillery brigade.
Novotroitskoye there was registered load of heavy arms and military equipment of the 3rd mechanized brigade at the platforms and departure to the zone of the responsibility of the 16th separate battalion of 58th brigade to strengthen advanced positions.
All the information on deployment of the military equipment prohibited by the Minsk Agreements with the exact its location was handed over to the OSCE and JCCC representatives.
Besides, there is registered withdrawal of the part of the units of the Nazi-battalions inland. In particular, there is confirmed deployment of the battalion “Azov” from Mariupol to the Zaparozhye region. According to our data, the volunteer battalions can be involved in anti-governmental disorders in Kiev in the near future.
Our intelligence keeps registering facts of training sabotage parties of the enemy from the military personnel of the special forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine so that these groups will be sent to the territory of the Republic. There are data on preparing 7 groups; each group consists of 5 people. Holding of resonant terrorist attacks in big cities, demolition of vital infrastructures of the Republic can become their main tasks.
In turn, the DPR People’s Militia Command took complex of measures to enhance security of residents and civilian objects of the Republic.
We are asking citizens of our Republic to enhance their vigilance and to immediately call the Defense Ministry Helplines while discovering suspected persons or their doubtful activities.
Vice-Commander of the DPR People’s Militia Eduard Basurin, official translation by DONi News Agency