Gorlovka: punitive forces have shelled residential district at night

25.08.2015 06:43, Gorlovka

Kiev junta’s militants have shelled Gorlovka, according to city administration representative, RIA Novosti reports.

The shelling started at around 4 in the morning. Lasted for approximately 20 minutes. According to preliminary information, the Central-City district came under fire. Currently the destruction locations are being specified.

The representative did not possess information regarding human victims of the shelling.


Source: RIA Novosti

DPR: junta’s military deployed “Smerch” multiple-launch rocket systems at the front-line

24.08.2015 13:04, DPR

Kiev junta’s army continues to deploy heavy military hardware at the contact line, according to Donetsk People’s Republic’s Deputy Defense Minister Eduard Basurin. DPR intelligence has uncovered 45 units of heavy military hardware at the front-line.

Eight “Uragan” and two “Smerch” multiple-launch rocket systems were located south-east of Artemovsk city (20 km away from the contact line). A column of ten units of military hardware was spotted arriving to Kurdyumovka township (7 km away from the contact line). Up to a battalion of Ukrainian National Guard personnel has arrived to Dmitrovka village (25 km away from the contact line). 15 tanks were spotted south of Selidovo city. A column of military hardware of up to 10 units was spotted moving in the direction of Netaylovo village.


Source: Donetsk News Agency

Donetsk: Kirovsky and Petrovsky district heavily shelled during the night

24.08.2015 09:24, Donetsk

Donetsk city administration:

At approximately 23:00 4 houses and one building in Staromikhaylovka township of Kirovsky district were damaged as a result of direct hits. Petrovsky district was shelled from 22:00 to 24:00. 1 private house was damaged as a result of a direct hit on Mendeleyeva street.

The information regarding other possible destruction is being specified. According to the current information, people were not injured.


Source: Donetsk News Agency

Donetsk: “Ukraine’s Dependence day” flashmob has gathered several thousand people in center of Donetsk

24.08.2015 09:23, Donetsk

Several thousand people have organized a “Ukraine’s Dependence day” flashmob in center of Donetsk today. The residents have brought DPR flags, as well as posters that said “Poroshenko is a murderer” and “Poroshenko is petrushka puppet in USA’s booth”.

Later the human flow moved down the central Artyom street towards the Shevchenko monument where the flashmob turned into a rally. The organizers inform that the procession will soon continue marching towards the monument to Lenin where the participants will write a letter to the President of Ukraine on behalf of all residents of Donbass.


Source: Donetsk News Agency

Ukraine’s (In)dependence day

24.08.2015 07:43, Ukraine

Ukraine’s Independence day is traditionally celebrated in such a fashion that it gets harder and harder to be proud of your own country and love it. August 24 is the day of village in the city. Vyshyvanka (traditional Ukrainian clothes – ed.) parades in the city, varenyky speed eating contests, gopak dancer contests, show of blacksmith and potters’ excellent work. Two century old rural Ukraine on the streets of modern cities.

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DPR: approximately 3,5 thousand Donetsk locals will participate in “Ukraine’s Dependence day” protest

24.08.2015 05:30, DPR

3,5 thousand people will participate in “Ukraine’s Dependence day” protest today in Donetsk, according to one of the organizers of the protest, Dmitry Chernyshev.

We plan to gather approximately 3,5 thousand locals who want to express their protest on the day which is called “Independence day” in Ukraine. Many of them have already created posters saying “Poroshenko is a murderer” for the protest, placards against Yatsenyuk, photos of destroyed houses.

Also, according to the organizers, children will take part in the protest by reading their own poems about the war in Donbass.


Source: Donetsk News Agency

DPR Defense Ministry: 2 probable scenarios of Kiev’s offensive operation against the republic

23.08.2015 18:37

DPR Deputy Defense Minister has listed two probable scenarios of Bandera Nazis’ attack on Donetsk People’s Republic.

First scenario – Ukrainian intelligent agencies carry out high-profile terror attacks on Ukraine’s Independence day in crowded places on junta-controlled territories, with blaming the authorities of People’s Republics for being responsible for the violent provocation.

Second scenario – a massive sabotage on social infrastructure objects in the Republics with a big number of victims among the civil population. For example, punitive forces launch “Tochka-U” tactical ballistic missiles targeting the center of Donetsk.

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Donetsk: junta’s militants prepare to encircle Donetsk

23.08.2015 13:41, Donetsk

Kiev’s militants might attempt an offensive attack and try to double-encircle Donetsk, according to DPR military intelligence, says DPR Deputy Defense Minister Eduard Basurin. The Defense Ministry anticipates that a massive offensive by Kiev might be launched on August 24, Ukraine’s Independence day.

According to our data, military personnel of approximately 90 thousand men is currently on the border of DPR. The enemy will most likely strike from south and north of the republic simultaneously and will attack Donetsk with the central strike group. They will try to encircle the city, or even create a twin circle around it.

Basurin has stated that despite a unilateral withdraw of high caliber artillery the militia is prepared to defend against the punitive forces.

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DPR: Kiev’s punitive forces are clearing the mine fields near Golmovsky, prepare to attack

23.08.2015 11:36, DPR

The militants loyal to the Kiev junta have started to clear the mine fields in Golmovsky township area (56 km away from Donetsk, situated in territory temporary occupied by Bandera Nazis – Donetsk News Agency) towards the contact line to ensure an unhindered offensive on DPR army’s positions, according to DPR Deputy Defense Minister Eduard Basurin, Donetsk News Agency reports.

Minefields in Golmovsky area are being cleared with the help of a UR-77 “Gorynych” mine clearing system in the direction of the contact line in order to ensure unhindered attack of Ukrainian army’s personnel, deployed in the township’s area.

According to the Defense Ministry, the punitive forces continue to redeploy military hardware and personnel during the night for an offensive operation.


Source: Donetsk News Agency