10 people died due to mines explosions in Donbas in 2018. This is stated in the response of Ukrainian State Emergency Service to the request of UNN.
Among the dead there are five children. In addition, 19 people injured in the explosions.
"According to the operational information available in the State Emergencies Service, in 2018, 29 people suffered as a result of mine blasts in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions, including 10 people killed, 19 people injured. Among them there are 5 children", - reports the State Emergency Service.
Earlier the OSCE mission observers registered militants’ tanks near Kruglyk and Myrne settlements in Donbas. It is reported by the press center of Joint Forces Operation.
According to the OSCE SMM report, 20 tanks (ten T-72 and ten T-64) were spotted near Kruglyk outside the designated weapons storage sites in the occupied territory.
In addition, observers sae 20 tanks (twelve T-72 and eight T-64), 12 towed D-30 Lyagushka howitzers, 8 self-propelled 2S1 Gvozdika howitzers, three anti-tank guns MT-12 Rapira, 2 2B11 Sani mortars and 9 anti-tank missile systems near Myrne.
"On the same day, according to the available data of SMM aerial surveillance, were identified more than 60 armored combat vehicles of mercenaries (mainly infantry fighting vehicles) and about 450 people in full combat gear who, according to estimates, were preparing for combat shooting exercises," the report said.