The units of the Ukrainian army on Avdeevka direction is preparing the artillery shelling, the enemy is redeploying sniper groups to the area near Gorlovka. These actions are taking place at a time when the Minsk talks have been launched.
The overall situation along the whole front line remains tense. There is no information on destructions and the victims among the civilian population. However, trench combat on some segments of the contact line continues.
Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia informs that the enemy is preparing the shelling of Donetsk. Fire is to come from the Avdeevka direction. The aim of the shelling is to force the DPR army to open return fire. The corresponding task was assigned to the commanders of 57th Independent motorized infantry brigade and the 92nd Independent mechanized brigade of the Ukrainian army.
Intelligence of DPR army informs on the arrival of several Ukrainian sniper groups of the 130th independent reconnaissance battalion.
During September 4, the Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 41 times that is significantly than the volume of the shelling during the previous day.