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4 cases of shelling, one killed servicemen on September 8

4 cases of shelling, one killed servicemen on September 8

During the previous day ceasefire was violated 4 times, 1 Ukrainian serviceman killed in clash. Unian reports this with reference to press-service of anti-terrorist operation. Violations took place near Artemivsk, Shchastya and Avdiivka. In total there were 4 cases of ceasefire violations registered. Russia-backed fighters used infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers, large caliber machine guns and […]

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Situation in ATO zone remains relatively calm with some provocations

Situation in ATO zone remains relatively calm with some provocations

As of September 7, 2015 situation in Donbas remains relatively calm despite some provocations. Unian reports this with reference to spokesperson of presidential administration on ATO issues Andriy Lysenko. He mentioned that situation in Mariupol sector was ‘absolutely calm’. In Luhansk sector there was one provocation near town of Shchastya where the fighters made few shots […]

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Relative truce in the East

Relative truce in the East

Since Friday Russian-terrorist troops have significantly reduced usage of heavy weapons in Donbas. This is reported by head of ‘Information Resistance’ group, MP Dmitriy Tymchuk. Russian-terrorist troops still refrain themselves from using heavy weapons, however, active usage of infantry weapons to shell ATO forces positions and conduct armed provocations was registered yesterday, September 2. They […]

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Fighters shelled Dzerzhynsk town with artillery: there are victims, damaged gas pipeline, 2 mines de-energized 2 people were killed as a result of shelling

Fighters shelled Dzerzhynsk town with artillery: there are victims, damaged gas pipeline, 2 mines de-energized 2 people were killed as a result of shelling

    Unian  reports this with reference to Public Relations Department of Office of the ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in Donetsk oblast. This night at about 03.00 am Russia backed fighters shelled central part of Dzerzhynsk town. Shell killed 2 locals. In addition, gas pipeline was damaged. Part of the town and 2 […]

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Fighters repeatedly shell their own positions

Fighters repeatedly shell their own positions

In order to discredit Ukrainian Armed Forces Russia backed fighters repeatedly shell their own positions. Unian reports this with reference to press officer of Headquarters of Ukrainian Armed Forces Dmytro Gutsulyak. Commandment of anti-terrorist operation underlines those cases when fighters fire at their own positions are becoming more frequent. The aim of such shelling is to […]

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Abandoned Shyrokine guarded by Azov regiment – photo reportage

Abandoned Shyrokine

Active hostilities continue in village of Shyrokine near Mariupol. According to latest data from OSCE, all locals have abandoned the settlement. More than 80% of buildings in Shyrokino have been destroyed. This village is on e of the hottest spots in the conflict zone, provocations from the side of terrorist fighters take place every day. […]

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More than 90 cases of shelling during the previous day

More than 90 cases of shelling during the previous day

On June 18 Russia-backed forces were most active in Maryinka, they conducted 10 shelling there. According to press service of anti-terrorist operation, during the last day positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces were shelled more than 90 times. Fighters used MRLS ‘Grad’, artillery, combat vehicles, small arms and grenade launchers. Terrorists became noticeably more active after […]

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Russia-backed militants attempted breakout in Maryinka this night

Russia-backed militants attempted breakout in Maryinka this night

Press service of anti-terrorist operation informs this. In general, positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces were shelled 58 times on June 16. the fighters used different weapons including mortars of 120 mm caliber and 122 mm caliber howitzers. On the night from Tuesday to Wednesday Russia controlled fighters not only continued shelling but also attempted to […]

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Maryinka mopping-up video

Maryinka mopping-up video

There has recently appeared video made by servicemen of volunteer battalion ‘Kyiv-1’. The video features Ukrainian servicemen who conduct mopping-up of Maryinka village territory from remnants of Russian mercenaries and terrorists. Servicemen go from house to house in search of Russian mercenaries. They have to break into the abandoned house to make sure that there’s […]

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Active battles near Donetsk on June 3

Active battles near Donetsk on June 3

On June 3 situation in Eastern Ukraine was marked by significant escalation. Russia-backed fighters began active offense near Donetsk at Maryinka. OSCE registered preparations for the battle Before that OSCE SMM registered movement of heavy military equipment in the conflict zone. In particular, on June 2 OSCE representatives saw movement of military truck that carried […]

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