Summary events of Novorossiya, January 18, 2017
The Ukrainian Armed Forces shelled the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic over 500 times for the last 24 hours. They used mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers and small arms, the Deputy Commander of the operational command of the DPR Eduard Basurin reported today. Ukrainian fighters opened fire at the villages Zaytsevo, Ozeryanovka, Dolomitnoe, Golmovsky near Gorlovka and villages Sakhanka, Kominternovo, Leninskoe, Oktyabr in the south of the DPR. And also Yasinovataya, Dokuchaevsk, the village Yasnoe, the localities Trudovskie, Elenovka, Luganskoe and Signalnoe, the village Spartak and the area of the airport were subjected to fire.
Ukrainian soldiers have opened fire at the police car in the locality Zolotoe, the official representative of the LPR People’s Militia the major Andrey Marochko reported today.
Ukrainian howitzers D-30 were detected in the village Novoluganskoe. 5 infantry fighting vehicles and 2 lorries of ammunition arrived in Lopaskino. 5 mortars are located in the village Luganskoe, Andrey Marochko reported.
Kiev fighters shelled the monument to the Prince Igor from Stanitsa Luganskaya. They used grenade launchers and small arms.
The Deputy Chief of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission, Alexandr Hug is going to visit the Donetsk Filtering Station, villages near Yasinovataya and the towns Uglegorsk and Debaltsevo on the 20th of January.