The forces took control of the building of the broadcasting media in the LPR. There was no resIstance, victims. During the last days in Lugansk the conflict of the administration of the republic and the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic continued. The administration controlled only the broadcasting company and its own officials among the managers close to Igor Plotnitsky. At the same time, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic reported on the connection of people from Igor Plotnitsky’s entourage with Kiev. According to witnesses, the head of the LPR decided to leave the Republic. His motorcade proceeded towards the Russian border.
Divisions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine stationed mortars and an infantry fighting vehicle near the contact line in the area Zolotoe, Andrey Marochko said.
American soldiers arrived in the Lvov region to train Ukrainian fighters for 10 months. The training program includes tactical and fire training, countering improvised explosive devices, tactical medicine, and more. 5,500 Ukrainian soldiers have been trained since 2015. The coaching team also includes military instructors from Canada, Poland, Lithuania, Great Britain and Denmark. There are 400 foreign trainers in Ukraine.
The seventy-first humanitarian convoy of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia arrived in the DPR. 28 cars delivered 364 tons of food, medicines and sets for children.
The Armed Forces of Ukraine violated the ceasefire 25 times. 16 settlements of the Republic were under fire. They used artillery, mortars, grenade launchers and small arms.
During the past day, Kiev forces shelled the positions of the People’s Militia of the LPR 6 times. The areas of Frunze, Kalinovka and Zheltoe were subjected to shelling. The fire was opened from mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers and small arms.