Militants shelled the populated areas, endangering civilians
Shellfire hit Donetsk region, particularly, Opytne, Shyrokyne, Yasnobrodivka, Marinka, Hostre, Luhanske,. Stanytsia Luhanska in Luhans region also was attacked by the militants. The total amount of the attacks reached 105 times, states the ATO press center.
Residents of Donetsk witnessed gunfire through the night.
Yesterday more than 200 miners were trapped underground. Some local facilities were totally damaged; two mines suffer from power cut.
As a result of Russian-backed militants’ shelling Dzerzhynsk two mains suffer the blackout; more than 200 miners were trapped underground. According to the last information, now they are be brought to surface. Press service of Ministry of Internal Affairs informs on local facilities damage, as well as power outage of the town.
ATO press center informs about 4 Ukrainian soldiers wounded and 2 civilians killed as a result of an intense attack in Dzerzhynsk. One of the killed was a young man who was coming back from work.
4 soldiers wounded; 2 civilians killed and one more is wounded in Dzerzhynsk, Donetsk region
“No dead among Ukrainian troops,” said ATO spokesman Andriy Lysenko.
He also states that militants use populated areas, Donetsk airport, forests, parks and even cemeteries to shell Ukrainian soldiers from the hiding places.
ATO center reported Horlivka, Mykolaivka, Chemarlyk, Maiorsk, Leninske, Donetsk region, witness the realities of the ceasefire violation. Situation with Avdiivka-Marinka front line remains tensed, the fighting has been almost continuous here for last days.
Stanytsia Luhanska, Triohizbenkа, Starohnativka, Krymske, Pervomaisk, Troitske, Popasna, Luhansk region, targeted by the militants. The onslaught in Stanytsia Luhanska destroyed 3 houses; for the fourth time the gas pipeline was damaged, as reported by the Luhansk administration.