According to Arabia sources, Saudi Prince Mansur bin Mukrin and seven senior officials, died in the wreck of a helicopter in the south-west of the country. The catastrophe occurred near the town Abha in the province Asir. The authorities of the kingdom do not specify the reason of wreck of the helicopter. Note that the prince was in charge of the region Asir, the border zone is subjected to regular raids and shelling by the Khusi insurgents from neighboring Yemen.
The Syrian government troops made a significant spurt in the south of the province Deir-ez-Zor and occupied a large area near the border with Iraq. The settlement Al-Baajat and the road from the T2 airbase to the Iraqi border were transferred under the control of the Syrian Arab Army, Hezbollah and officers of the corps of the guards of the Islamic revolution. So, the forces loyal to Damascus are already 30 kilometres from the strategic city Abu-Kemal, the control over it was lost in July two thousand and twelve.
Soldiers of the Syrian army found mined car by ISIS terrorists in the liberated city Deir-ez-Zor, it contained ammunition with a chemical substance. In addition, many warehouses with weapons were found in the city. The government troops seized hundreds of small arms, mortars, grenade launchers, air drones and armor-piercing shells.
During the past day, Kiev forces shelled the positions of the People’s Militia of the LPR 13 times. Villages Donetsky, Kalinovo, Prishib, Smeloe, Logvinovo, Lozovoe, Zheltoe and Zhelobok were subjected to shelling. They used mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers and small arms.
The Armed Forces of Ukraine 51 times violated ceasefire in the territory of the DPR, releasing two thousand one hundred twenty six shells, the military command of the republic said. Front-line settlements in the Donetsk direction, the northern part of the capital and the Verkhnekalmiusskaya filtration station were under the massed fire.
In Kiev, at the entrance to the court building, an adviser to the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Zoryan Shkiryak was surrounded by a crowd of hundreds of people and beaten. The protesters pushed the adviser and shouted: «Finally we got to you!». Today, the High Court is considering a complaint against the verdict to the Ukrainian border guard Kolmogorov, who shot and killed a woman in September two thousand and fourteen. Shkiryak came to court to express his support to Kolmogorov, because he considers innocent and hopes to reconsider his case.