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OCTOBER 3, 2014
In the Donetsk and Lugansk regions, terrorists continue to violate the ceasefire, as a result of which more and more peaceful people die.
Yesterday, in the city of Happiness, gunmen fired at the school, as a result of which a direct threat to the lives of children was created. There were no casualties from the shelling, but training was suspended for some time.
Also yesterday at about 18:30 as a result of shelling by terrorists of the central regions of Donetsk, an employee of the International Committee of the Red Cross, a Swiss citizen, was killed.
The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine in its statement expressed condolences to the relatives of the deceased and condemned the terrorists who fired on the ICRC’s Donetsk office, whose sole purpose is to help people.
This is not the first time that the actions of terrorists threatening the lives of representatives of international organizations. In fact, terrorists are trying to block international efforts aimed at establishing peace in the Donbass.
In connection with the death of a Red Cross employee, a statement was made by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, who called for immediate redoubled efforts to peacefully resolve the crisis in the Donbass.
The current chairman of the OSCE, Didier Burkhalter, expressed indignation at the deaths of ten residents of Donetsk and a Red Cross employee as a result of shelling of the city. He is convinced that compliance with the ceasefire agreements is the only real chance to de-escalate the conflict, and putting this chance at risk is “irresponsible.” The OSCE Chairperson called for “an immediate cessation of hostilities and strict observance of the ceasefire”, as well as compliance with the Minsk agreements.
However, it should be noted that a full investigation of the death of a representative of an international organization, as well as shelling of a school in Donetsk and the town of Happiness, is possible only with the participation of Ukrainian law enforcement agencies and the Tripartite Clearing Contact Group, which involves observers from Ukraine, Russia and the OSCE.
Over the past day, the greatest terrorist activity was recorded in the areas of the Donetsk airport, in Donetsk itself and the surrounding Avdeevka, the villages of Peski and Olenevka near Debaltseve and around it - not far from Nikishino, Maloorlovka, Redkodub, near Popasnaya. In these areas, militants do not stop firing strikes using artillery, mortars, MLRS, grenade launchers and small arms.
Continuous battles for the Donetsk airport continue. Yesterday, Ukrainian soldiers twice repulsed the attacks of bandits and Russian mercenaries, who moved under the cover of tanks and fire from anti-aircraft installations. Ukrainian intelligence recorded the arrival in this area of large forces of armored vehicles, heavy artillery and personnel. For aerial reconnaissance and fire adjustment, the Russians deployed a unit of drones controlled by Russian specialists under the airport.
Donetsk airport is currently controlled by ATO forces. The positions for the defense of this object are intensified; a partial rotation of personnel and equipment has been carried out. Our military is fully prepared to repel the assault on terrorists.
In the area of. Nevelsk (Yasinovatsky district), our military repulsed the attack on the base camp of the ATO forces. Near the village Starognatovka (Krasnoarmeysky district) The Armed Forces discovered and stopped the movement of a sabotage and reconnaissance group of militants.
During the day 2 Ukrainian soldiers died, 9 were injured.
On sections of the border, which are controlled by the Ukrainian military, armed clashes and violations of airspace are not recorded.
In the southern direction near Mariupol, Ukrainian intelligence recorded the arrival of military equipment of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation. Also in this direction arrived units of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, whose stay in the Rostov Region. previously recorded by Ukrainian intelligence. We are talking about the servicemen of the 100th intelligence brigade of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation from North Ossetia. The enemy is actively aerial reconnaissance using drones. Forces of anti-terrorist operation are ready to repulse any aggressive actions on the part of the enemy.
The situation in Mariupol remains fully controlled. The engineering arrangement of the defense continues. Forces of anti-terrorist operation carry out active search and neutralization of sabotage groups.
Over the past day, the specialists of the visiting brigades of the Ukroboronprom Group of Companies repaired 4 battle tanks and 16 infantry fighting and assault vehicles. 2 armored personnel carriers BTR-70 were repaired, as well as 1 BTR-4 for the National Guard of Ukraine. 2 trucks and 1 artillery system restored.
We emphasize separately the contribution of volunteers to the strengthening of our army. According to the Ministry of Defense, the Armed Forces received 200 million hryvnias of material support and protective equipment from volunteers and charitable organizations. These are 8,400 bulletproof vests, 1,600 helmets, 3 cars, 126,000 sets of dry rations, 3,900 units of various means of communication, 255 tons of fuel and lubricants, 7 robots for clearance. Received medicines in the amount of about 30 million hryvnia, which are already transferred to our military medical institutions. All these material assets are registered and used exclusively for their intended purpose.
OCTOBER 2, 2014
The situation on the territory of the Lugansk and Donetsk regions remains difficult, due to the systematic violation by the terrorists of the ceasefire reached. Repeated shelling and assaults of the positions of the Ukrainian military, as well as shelling of residential areas, were recorded.
The epicenter of hostilities remains the Donetsk airport. After two shelling from tanks and Grad, militants stormed the airport four times yesterday. Our military heroically held the defense, all attacks were repelled with great losses from the terrorists. Today at six in the morning the assault on the airport resumed. Now there is a battle.
Also terrorists repeatedly fired from positions of anti-terrorist operation forces from artillery, mortars and small arms in the area of settlements Redkodub, Nikishino, Tonenkoye, twice fired at Avdeevka.
At a checkpoint located near the western edge of the village Mius military outfit was blown up on a banner with a grenade RGD-5. One soldier died from the explosion.
In just the past day, one Ukrainian soldier died, 18 were injured.
To solve the problems with the recognizable bodies of the Ukrainian military that died during the ATO, the Presidential Administration decided that from next week all DNA examinations of the bodies of the dead ATO participants will be carried out in the laboratory of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. For this, the Ministry of Internal Affairs has 17 modern laboratories that allow DNA testing to be carried out at the proper level and in the optimal time.
For an examination, the relatives of the missing should contact the district police department. Based on the relevant criminal proceedings, the internal affairs bodies should provide people with a referral for free analysis for DNA testing. DNA will be entered into a single database. Today, another 552 unidentified bodies of the deceased require such an examination.
Pursuant to the agreements of the tripartite contact group that were reached in Minsk, the Donbass completed the acquisition of tripartite Clearing groups of observers on a ceasefire and phased stabilization of the demarcation line.
Observers will be unarmed and have a distinctive sign in the form of a white bandage with the letters "NM" (Observation Mission).
The groups will soon go to certain sectors indicated by the OSCE flag and collect and summarize and present in the established manner information on violations of the provisions of the Memorandum.
To date, the work of the groups has not begun due to the lack of consent to this from illegal armed groups that continue to violate the ceasefire.
There were no military clashes and shelling on the Ukrainian-Russian border. At the same time, in the area of Millerovo and Frolovka, Rostov Region, opposite the section of the Krasnaya Talovka-Belovodsk border of the Luhansk Region, the arrival of new units and military equipment of the RF Armed Forces was revealed, dispersed along the state border.
Also, according to operational information, a freight train with platforms was recorded at Ostryakovo station in the temporarily occupied Crimea, on which 5 armored personnel carriers with the inscriptions "For Donbass" and "For Novorossia" were deprived.
Border guards also recorded two drones that carried out aerial reconnaissance from the territory of Crimea. At 20:55, one of them violated the airspace of the Kherson region and at an altitude of 2 km proceeded in the direction of Kherson.
Field teams of Ukroboronprom repaired 35 armored vehicles per day. 9 main tanks T-64 (BV), BM "Bulat", as well as infantry and assault vehicles BMP-1, BMP-2, BREM in the amount of 17 units were restored. 3 armored personnel carriers BTR-70, -80 and 2 BTR-3, -4 for the National Guard of Ukraine were repaired. 3 artillery systems and auxiliary vehicles were also repaired.
OCTOBER 1, 2014
The situation in the Lugansk and Donetsk regions remains difficult.
Terrorists continue to violate the terms of ceasefire agreements and to fire at positions of anti-terrorist operation forces. In addition, there is an increase in contradictions between gangs of terrorists, as a result of which armed conflicts arise between them, including with the use of mortars and artillery.
The most tense situation remains in the areas of the Donetsk airport, as well as in Mariupol, Debaltseve, Happiness. During the day, repeated shelling was recorded from Gradov, mortars and small arms of the Donetsk airport, as well as the n. Nikishino, Starognatovka, Redkodub. The relocation of the armored vehicles of terrorists in the area of the city of Debaltseve is recorded.
In addition, the terrorists fired several shots from the MLRS BM-21 Grad and mortars in the direction of Avdeevka from Donetsk.
Ukraine continues to work with the OSCE mission to effectively monitor the ceasefire in the Donbass. At the end of this week, the Lugansk and Donetsk branch of the mission will be replenished with 25 new members. The first drones for the OSCE mission will arrive from Austria to Ukraine in the near future.
During the day, there were no dead among the Ukrainian military, 5 servicemen were injured.
Yesterday, a meeting was held in the Presidential Administration of Ukraine under the chairmanship of the Presidential Advisor for Humanitarian Affairs Olga Bogomolets, during which issues of providing prostheses to victims on the Maidan and in the ATO area were considered. “The state needs everything necessary to provide victims with prostheses. There are enough funds and production capacities for this, ”said the Advisor to the President. In the coordination center of the Advisor to the President, the list of persons who require prosthetics is now being finalized. “No one will be left without attention. We are leading each of our injured fighters and will do everything possible to provide assistance in prosthetics as quickly and efficiently as possible, ”said Olga Bogomolets.
Specialists of field teams of the Ukroboronprom group of companies repaired 22 armored vehicles per day, in particular, tanks, infantry fighting vehicles, armored personnel carriers, as well as artillery systems and auxiliary vehicles.
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
Terrorists and Russian mercenaries continue to violate the ceasefire in the Donbass.
The militants once struck artillery and Grad installations at the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the vicinity of the Donetsk airport and tried to storm it twice. All terrorist attacks were successfully repelled.
Also yesterday, terrorists fired three times with mortars and small arms at an AFU stronghold near a village. Redkodub Shakhtersky district, after which they tried to capture him. Our military successfully repulsed all the attacks.
Over the past day, illegal armed groups fired 5 times at the positions of anti-terrorist operation forces near the village of Nikishino in the Shakhtersky area in artillery, mortars and small arms.
An increase in the number of shelling of residential areas that carry out gangs of militants has been recorded. In particular, yesterday, terrorists carried out shelling from Grad installations from the city of Kirov in the direction of Donetsk and Enakievo, as well as in the village of Troitsk in the Yasinovat district. The bandits also received from the 240-mm Tulip self-propelled artillery mounts from Russia for shelling residential areas of Debaltseve.
Over the past day, there are no dead among the Ukrainian military, three soldiers were injured.
Yesterday, the President of Ukraine signed a decree on the celebration of 159 Ukrainian soldiers who take part in the ATO with state awards. The fighters of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the Security Service of Ukraine and the State Border Service were awarded the state awards of Ukraine "for personal courage and heroism shown in the defense of state sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine."
At the Ukrainian-Russian border, active radio and intelligence intelligence of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation does not stop.
Yesterday at 19:45 on the border near Mariupol in the area of Yalta-Talakovka settlements at an altitude of up to 1,500 m, 1 drone was discovered that returned to the territory controlled by terrorists.
According to operational information, new Russian units appeared in the Rostov region. We are talking about the 100th separate reconnaissance brigade from North Ossetia, reconnaissance and sabotage groups from the 2nd separate special brigade of the GRU General Staff of the RF Armed Forces (from the Pskov Region) and the 22nd special forces brigade, subordinate to the main intelligence department of the General Staff of the RF Armed Forces.
In the regions of the Russian Federation bordering Ukraine, a sharp deterioration in the criminal situation is recorded, which is associated with the departure of deserter bandits, representatives of terrorist gangs not controlled by anyone, smuggling and sale of property stolen in Ukraine. In this regard, at the checkpoints Izvarino, Chervonopartizansk and Dolzhansky, closed by the Ukrainian side, the FSB of the Russian Federation carry out in-depth departure of each vehicle to enter Russia.
Specialists of Ukroboronprom over the past day repaired 18 units of armored vehicles. Among them are tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and landing troops. 4 armored personnel carriers BTR-70, -80 and BTR-3, -4 for the National Guard of Ukraine were repaired. Restored 1 artillery system.
SEPTEMBER 29, 2014
During the day, thanks to the implementation of the peace plan of the President of Ukraine, another 30 Ukrainian military were released from captivity. 27 of them are the military of the Armed Forces, 2 - from the National Guard, 1 border guard. In total, more than 1,000 Ukrainian citizens have been freed during the truce.
In the meantime, despite the ceasefire, in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions, terrorists and Russian mercenaries continue to shell the positions of anti-terrorist operation forces.
Yesterday, after a mortar attack, the terrorists tried to take Donetsk airport again. During the day, our military fought off two powerful assaults.
During an evening attack, terrorists from a tank knocked out an Ukrainian armored personnel carrier with a crew and an airborne assault. Due to the intense battle, our paratroopers suffered losses.
In an extremely difficult situation, the Ukrainian military demonstrated true heroism. They threw back the enemy and destroyed the tank, which had previously let down our armored personnel carrier. In just a day, the destruction of three enemy tanks, two self-propelled "Tulip", one mortar crew and about 50 militants was recorded.
Russian mercenaries also attacked twice the strongholds of anti-terrorist operation forces near the town of Debaltseve and in the area of the village of Trudovoe in the Maryinsky area. All attacks are repelled.
In total, 9 Ukrainian soldiers were killed and 27 wounded in a day as a result of heavy fighting.
The state border service equips and strengthens the security strip along the area controlled by the ATO forces. Local interaction was organized with law enforcement agencies and local authorities. A batch of new armored and automotive vehicles was received, units are preparing for service in the winter.
There were no military clashes between border guards and terrorists.
On the temporarily occupied territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, the redeployment of units of the RF Armed Forces continues. Near Armyansk, the positions of the Russian military are reinforced by the 10th armored personnel carrier, 10 tanks and 3 Grad installations.
The work of the tripartite working group of the joint center for monitoring and coordinating ceasefire issues continues. In the most critical areas, joint analytical groups have been created. So, a group of missile forces and artillery and a group of missile defense were created. It included 56 Ukrainian officers who will arrive today at the monitoring sites marked with the OSCE flag. Today from 7:00 in the morning attacks of positions of anti-terrorist operation forces are not fixed.
SEPTEMBER 28, 2014
On the night of September 28, as part of the implementation of the Peace Plan of the President of Ukraine, 12 Ukrainian soldiers who were held hostage were released. The work on the release of the hostages does not stop even for an hour, every effort is made to ensure that our troops soon return to their loved ones.
Measures are continuing to strengthen the defense system of Mariupol. The situation in the city is stable. Forces of anti-terrorist operation with active support of citizens provide its protection and defense.
At the same time, terrorists, despite the ceasefire reached in Minsk, continue shelling the positions of anti-terrorist operation forces and residential areas with small arms, mortars, barrel and rocket artillery.
Terrorists are most active in the area of the Donetsk airport, as well as near the cities of Debaltseve and Happiness. In particular, another attempt to storm the airport began two hours ago. Our military assault successfully repulsed, the terrorists suffered losses. At 10:50, the militants began shelling the settlement of N Avdeevka. Also, during the day, terrorists repeatedly bombarded the village of Talakovka, which is near Mariupol.
Over the past day, there are no casualties among our military; three servicemen were injured.
Russian mercenaries continue to conduct active reconnaissance of border guards and monitor the positions of anti-terrorist operation forces. In particular, yesterday in the region of the settlement of Shevchenko, Donetsk region, Ukrainian border guards discovered a hidden observation point in the direction of movement of border detachments. Also in the area of n. Border guards, Talakivka, Sartan, Gnutovo, Donetsk region interfered with the work of groups, moved in cars and collected information on the positions of ATO forces.
There were no fire contacts with terrorists in the border zone, as well as airspace violations over the past day.
However, the Russian military continues to conduct aerial reconnaissance along the line of the Russian-Ukrainian border. Yesterday, at about 2:00 p.m., Ukrainian border guards recorded a flight of 2 Mi-8 helicopters of the Russian Armed Forces along the border opposite the sections of the border services of Stanichno-Lugansk and Krasnaya Talovka.
In the north of the Crimean peninsula, the redeployment of units of the RF Armed Forces continues. In particular, in the direction opposite the Chongar control point, deployment of a field tent camp was registered, where up to 300 personnel are located.
Also, Ukrainian border guards recorded an increase in the military group of the Russian Armed Forces and the movement of military equipment. A railway train consisting of 30 railway platforms with military equipment (up to 30 infantry fighting vehicles, infantry fighting vehicles and trucks) arrived at the Dzhankoy railway station from the Kerch station.
At the Training Center of the National Guard of Ukraine in the city of Zolochev, night-time training firing from machine guns, armored vehicles (a heavy machine gun of Vladimirov tank and a Kalashnikov machine gun) was carried out. 21 crews of armored personnel carriers and armored personnel carriers arrived for training, and these were 63 servicemen, of which 27 were mobilized volunteers from different regions of Ukraine. Based on the results of the classes, it was determined that all crews are ready to carry out the combat missions assigned to them in the ATO zone.
SEPTEMBER 27, 2014
Despite the efforts of the Ukrainian side to implement peace initiatives and implement the Minsk memorandum, terrorists continue to violate the ceasefire agreement. During the day, illegal armed groups repeatedly bombarded Ukrainian roadblocks and positions in Donetsk and Lugansk regions.
In the city of Happiness, as a result of mortar attacks by terrorists, the buildings of the city hospital, military commandant’s office, housing and communal office, vocational school No. 50 were damaged, 1 woman was killed, 16 local residents were injured, three of them are in serious condition.
Also, shelling of the positions of the Armed forces of Ukraine in the vicinity of the Donetsk airport does not stop.
Periodically, militants fire at a checkpoint of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in the vicinity of the village of Talakovka near Mariupol, falling into residential buildings of the village itself.
The working group of the general center for monitoring and coordinating ceasefire issues, which includes representatives of the Ukrainian side, the OSCE monitoring group and the Russian military, continues to operate. The leader of this group is Lieutenant General Yuri Dumansky.
Russian representatives, led by Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Ground Forces, Lieutenant General Lentsov Alexander Ivanovich, are in Donetsk. By one in the morning there was a meeting with representatives of illegal armed groups to establish a regime of silence. Now the results of this meeting are not known to us.
On the border of military clashes with terrorists and shelling of the positions of the units of the State Border Service, a day was not recorded. No violations of the airspace of Ukraine were found.
As a result of shelling of bandits over the past day, 1 soldier died, 8 were injured.
In Alexandria, Kirovograd region, on the facade of school number 17 in memory of the officer of the 25th separate Dnepropetrovsk airborne brigade - senior lieutenant Yevgeny Tankovsky, a memorial plaque was opened yesterday. The 34-year-old officer died on August 5 near the city of Torez, Donetsk region.
At the tank test site in the city of Klugino-Bashkirka, in the Kharkiv region, the commander of the National Guard of Ukraine assessed the level of training of the crews of the tank units, which demonstrated skills in practical shooting and coordinated action. For 2 weeks, the fighters mobilized underwent training camps: they studied the tactics of the actions of tank units, the organization of interaction, the design of the machine, practically practiced driving skills and carried out combat firing. The next preparation step is participation in tactical exercises, where tank units perform assigned tasks as part of a military unit.
Specialists of field repair teams of Ukroboronprom enterprises repaired 148 units of equipment over the past week. The main battle tanks and vehicles based on them T-64 (BV), BM "Bulat", infantry and assault vehicles BMP-1, BMP-2, armored recovery and recovery vehicles were restored. 24 armored personnel carriers BTR-70, -80 and the latest BTR-3, -4 for the National Guard of Ukraine were repaired. 13 artillery systems and auxiliary vehicles, as well as 29 units of automotive equipment, have been proven in good technical condition.
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
The situation in the anti-terrorist operation zone remains difficult. After several days of relative lull, the terrorists intensified again.
Today, on September 26, at 8:00 a working group of the general center for monitoring and coordinating ceasefire and phased stabilization of the demarcation line began its activities.
The group included representatives of the Ukrainian side, the OSCE monitoring group and 76 members of the RF Armed Forces.
The main goal of the center’s working group is to implement measures aimed at establishing a complete ceasefire regime - the “Silence” regime.
In particular, it envisages the withdrawal of weapons with a caliber of more than 100 mm at certain distances and the creation of a 30-km demarcation zone, as defined by the Minsk Memorandum, as well as the removal of established mine-explosive barriers in certain areas of the warring parties.
The ceasefire zone of certain areas will be divided into 4-5 security sectors, in which three to five OSCE monitoring groups will work together with representatives of Ukraine and the Russian Federation.
It is extremely important that this working group of the general center will exercise control over the ceasefire during the entire period of stabilization of the situation in the territory of Donetsk and Lugansk regions.
The tasks assigned to the group of the common center are very relevant, how many illegal armed groups repeatedly fired at roadblocks and positions of ATO forces units during the day.
So, the terrorists do not abandon attempts to seize the positions of the Ukrainian military in the Nikishino area, which were fired at four times, and Maloorlovka of the Shakhtersky district. Terrorists carried out shelling from artillery, mortars and small arms, after which they made assault attempts. All attacks of anti-terrorist operation forces beat off, terrorists suffered losses. Near Kamenka in this area, the terrorists failed one of our BTR-80s and injured 3 servicemen.
In Donetsk, after 2 unsuccessful attempts to storm the airport, militants fired at it three times from Grad installations and mortars.
Yesterday, in the area of the Sartan village of Donetsk region, terrorists fired mortars at a checkpoint located at the intersection of Kominternovo-Mariupol-Talakovka roads. During this shelling, an ATO reconnaissance group detained a local resident who coordinated the shelling of the checkpoints of our security forces.
Over the past day, there are no fatalities among Ukrainian soldiers.
The national guards in the Debaltseve district detained two armed terrorists who were transporting an arsenal of weapons in their own vehicle. Terrorists accidentally stumbled upon our checkpoint and were detained. Now the relevant investigative authorities are working with detainees.
According to current information, the armed forces of the Russian Federation continue active radio and intelligence intelligence from the depths of the territories under their control. Terrorists conduct contact reconnaissance in battle to identify the positions of anti-terrorist operation forces.
Yesterday at 22:10, border guards of the Donetsk detachment near the railway crossing on the Zaporizhskoye-Novoselovka road found a reconnaissance and sabotage group of about 15 people who landed from a freight train that was moving from Donetsk in the direction of Mariupol. During the battle, saboteurs retreated to the territory controlled by bandits. Forces of anti-terrorist operation carry out actions for cleaning of the territory where saboteurs were found.
Over the past day, no violations of the airspace of Ukraine were found.
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
Ukrainian units comply with the ceasefire.
In turn, terrorists and Russian mercenaries carried out several shelling of Ukrainian positions in the anti-terrorist operation zone. The Russians continue to relocate forces and assets.
Among the Ukrainian military there are no dead over the past day.
On the Ukrainian-Russian border, radio and intelligence intelligence of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation was intensified in order to determine the locations of the Ukrainian military units.
There were no military clashes and shelling on the border. No airspace violations were found.
According to operational information, the leaders of the so-called DPR and LPR put forward strict requirements for the preservation of equipment and weapons, arguing that the flow of military equipment and assistance from the Russian Federation would cease soon. The Russian military command requires illegal armed groups to create their own repair bases.
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
In the anti-terrorist operation zone the situation remains difficult. Ukrainian units comply with the ceasefire.
At the same time, terrorists continue provocations. Our roadblocks and positions were fired at both Lugansk and Donetsk directions.
In particular, in the area with. Maloorlovka of the Shakhtersky district, terrorists fired at a checkpoint from Grad systems, cannons, mortars and tanks five times, after which they launched an assault. By fire, the Ukrainian military repulsed the attack.
A number of shelling of the Donetsk airport and in the area of .. Debaltseve.
Over the past day, there are no dead among the Ukrainian military. 8 soldiers were injured.
Near the city .. Happiness a sabotage group of terrorists on the bridge over Seversky Donets fired at the car of the OSCE international mission with small arms. Observers of the OSCE monitoring mission also recorded violations of the ceasefire by terrorists near the village of Talakovka (20 km north-east of Mariupol) and the city of .. Debaltseve.
Over the past day, military clashes on the border with illegal armed groups and units of the RF Armed Forces were not. Violation of the airspace of Ukraine is not recorded for the third day in a row.
In the border areas, the Russian armed forces use radio installations, jamming the signals of mobile operators in Ukraine. Also, the Russian military continues to intercept the radio communications of the units of the State Border Service and the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
Based on the results of the working meeting of the Coordination Center under the Presidential Administration for Victim Assistance in the ATO zone, it was decided to create a unified database of DNA examinations, for which the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine will be responsible. This will significantly speed up the search and guarantee the relatives of the victims free DNA examinations. This work will be funded by the state.
Yesterday, as part of the President’s peace plan, 10 Ukrainian soldiers held hostage were released. Among those released, one officer.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
The Armed Forces of Ukraine and other power units began to implement the agreements reached in Minsk on September 5 and 19. Preparations are continuing for the withdrawal of heavy weapons to the 15-kilometer line.
In total, there is a tendency towards a decrease in the use of heavy weapons by illegal armed groups. Simultaneously, the past day, terrorists and uncontrolled armed groups fired at roadblocks and positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces in the areas of the Onetsk airport, as well as the settlements of Debaltseve, Vinogradnoye, Gnutovo, Trudovoy, Granitnoye, Sands and the Mound of Acute Grave.
Yesterday, terrorists also struck artillery strikes on the residential neighborhoods of the Putivl region. Maryinki Donetsk region.
The Ukrainian military opened fire only in response and for the purpose of protection, when there was an immediate threat to life.
Over the past day, 2 soldiers were killed, 2 - injured.
There were no facts of violation of the state border and airspace of Ukraine in areas controlled by Ukrainian border guards over the past 24 hours. There were also no shelling from the territory of the Russian Federation.
SEPTEMBER 21, 2014
To implement the peace plan of the President of Ukraine and the agreements reached in Minsk on September 5 and 19, units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and other law enforcement agencies continue to carry out ceasefire events from 18:00 on September 5, 2014
Terrorists and the Russian military, despite the Memorandum on fulfillment of obligations on ceasefire signed on Friday in Minsk, continue to fire at positions of anti-terrorist operation forces.
So, during the day, illegal armed groups fired at roadblocks and positions of ATO forces in the areas of the settlement of Redkodub, Zolotoye, Oryol-Ivanovka, Water, Priovrazhny, Stepnoe, Frunze, Mius, Debaltseve, Gornoe, Kalinovka, Maryinka, Nikolaevka, Makarovo, Kurgan Sharp grave, Peaceful, Pokrovskoye, Central, Chornukhine, Lower Krynka, Krasnogorovka, Sands. Terrorists also raided a Donetsk airport.
Ukrainian servicemen open fire only in response with the aim of protection, when there is an immediate threat to life. During the day, ATO forces destroyed up to 40 fighters, 1 BM-21 Grad multiple launch rocket system and 2 cannons.
During the day, 2 Ukrainian servicemen were killed and 8 were injured.
The situation remains near the borders of Ukraine. Yesterday at about 6 p.m. a border detachment, which was located in the area of the settlement Shevchenko near Mariupol, was fired from small arms. The border guards repelled the attack. Russian mercenaries were forced to retreat.
The Russian Federation continues active aerial reconnaissance using drones and aircraft. In particular, border guards recorded an unmanned aerial vehicle near Mariupol, at an altitude of more than a kilometer.
Yesterday, opposite the section of the Melovoye department (Lugansk region), along the border, without violating the airspace of Ukraine, two Mi-24 and Mi-8 helicopters of the Russian Armed Forces proceeded, opposite Melovoye (Ukraine) was returned to the rear of the Russian Federation.
SEPTEMBER 20, 2014
In order to fulfill the peace plan of the President of Ukraine, the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the security forces observe a ceasefire. Terrorists and the Russian military continue shelling of positions of anti-terrorist operation forces.
During the day, illegal armed groups fired at roadblocks and positions of units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine of Donetsk region - in areas of the settlement of Mariupol, Nizhnyaya Krynka, Trudovskoye, Novoselovka, Sands, Novomikhaylovka, Nikishin, the barrow Ostrya Mogila, Kamyshevakha, Granitnoye, Krasnogorovka, Donetskoye, Troitskoye, Redkodub, Vodyanoye, Krasnoarmeysk and Donetsk Airport.
In the Luhansk region, terrorists fired at the settlements of Happiness, the Village of Lugansk, Lower Warm, Frunze, Mius, Tsentralny, Oryol.
By fire, ATO forces destroyed about 20 terrorists, 1 BM-21 Grad multiple launch rocket system and 4 mortars.
Near the villages of Novoselovka and Puteprovod in the Donetsk region, terrorists and the Russian military fired on and plotted to capture platoon strongholds of anti-terrorist operation forces. The Ukrainian military both attacks were repulsed.
During the day, as a result of hostilities, 1 Ukrainian military was killed, 7 were injured.