The news brief, 24 of April 2017
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission confirmed that as a result of the patrol car explosion one representative of the Mission, the USA citizen, was killed, a German citizen and a Czech citizen were wounded. Earlier, one of the observers’ cars was blown up by an anti-tank land mine on the road Slavyanoserbsk-Sokolniki in the Lugansk People’s Republic.
Kiev will stop the electricity supply in the Lugansk People’s Republic since the 25th of April; it has been reported by the Lugansk power association.
The Ukrainian Armed Forces shelled 11 localities in the Donetsk People’s Republic. They used heavy artillery, mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, armored personnel carriers, antiaircraft guns, grenade launchers and small arms. 1 soldier of the DPR was killed, Eduard Basurin reported today.
Kiev fighters shelled the positions of the LPR People’s Militia 5 times. They opened fire on the villages Frunze, Kalinovka, the town Pervomaysk and the monument of the prince Igor. Ukrainian fighters used mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers and small arms. 1 soldier of the LPR was wounded; it has been reported by the Ministry of Defense.