The news brief, July 9th, 2017
The Ukrainian side disrupted the withdrawal of weapons and military equipment, the representative of the LPR to the Minsk negotiations, Vladislav Deynego reported today.
The Ukrainian fighters shelled the road Gorlovka-Donetsk. The car of the head of Gorlovka came under fire. Ivan Prikhodko is in hospital. He’s got a slight contusion.
Ukrainian howitzers were detected near Dokuchaevsk. 18 multiple launch rocket systems, 20 howitzers D-30 and self-propelled guns were registered in Slavyansk and Kramatorsk, Eduard Basurin reported today.
The Ukrainian Armed Forces shelled 15 localities in the Donetsk People’s Republic. They used mortars, tanks, infantry fighting vehicles, armored personnel carriers, grenade launchers and small arms. 3 houses were damaged in the west of Donetsk.
Kiev fighters shelled the positions of the LPR People’s Militia 7 times. They opened fire on the localities Slavyanoserbsk, Kalinovo, Logvinovo, Sokolniki and Nizhnee Lozovoe. They used mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers and small arms; it has been reported by the Ministry of Defense.