Breaking News, August 18th, 2017
The Ukrainian Army has opened fire on the village Zaytsevo near Gorlovka from grenade launchers in the morning. One civilian was wounded.
Ukrainian fighters, using fire season, employ incendiary munitions to damage the Republic. They opened fire on the village Veselogorovka and fields with dried grass burnt. The fire moved to the village and threatened civilians. The Ministry of Emergency Situations and the LPR People’s Militia brought a fire under control, Andrey Marochko reported today.
The Ukrainian Armed Forces shelled 21 localities in the Donetsk People’s Republic. They used mortars, tanks, grenade launchers and small arms. 2 houses were damaged. Soldiers of the DPR shot down 4 Ukrainian air drones.
Kiev fighters shelled the positions of the LPR People’s Militia 9 times. They opened fire on the localities Donetsky, Frunze, Znamenka, Zhelobok and Sokolniki. They used mortars, grenade launchers and small arms; it has been reported by the Ministry of Defense.
12 soldiers of the DPR were killed, 2 wounded and 4 civilians were wounded for a week, Eduard Basurin reported today.