The situation in the East of the country (map ATO) as of 12:00 may 4, 2018, according to the NSDC of Ukraine.
Day, which last, in the area of repulse armed aggression of the Russian Federation in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions have once again demonstrated the deliberate unwillingness of the Russian militants and the occupation forces to adhere to the regime of silence, reports Rus.Media.
The enemy continued shelling our base stations, using the forbidden weapons Minsk agreement. In General within the last day militants occupying administrations of the Russian Federation has carried out 55 the impact of shelling the defensive positions of the combined forces.
With the aim of preserving life and health of personnel, our defenders are more than 20 times opened fire in response. In this case, as before, our defenders used exclusively permitted by the Minsk agreements of regular infantry weapons.
As a result of enemy shelling in the past days, none of our defender – a soldier of the United forces was not wounded or injured.
As reported yesterday in the morning Russian-terrorist troops fired 5 shots from artillery caliber of 122 mm, and produced about 20 min from a 120-mm mortars on civilian infrastructure n Leporidae. Fortunately, casualties among civilians no. However, deliberate firing of artillery by the Russian occupation troops, damaged 6 houses of local residents. Soldiers of joint forces assist the local population.
In the past days 19 recorded sighting of enemy attacks.
The enemy was repeatedly applied mortars of calibers of 120 mm and 82 mm for our defenders of the settlement Svetlodarsk, Lugansk, Trinity, Priceville, Novomoskovsk, Zaitseve, Crimean, gold, Mom. In General in Lugansk direction militants occupying administrations of the Russian Federation has produced about 60 min of the 120-mm mortars and more than 80 of 82-mm mortars. Also on these positions the units of the combined forces of the enemy was long provocative fire from APCS, different types of grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. Defenders of Lugansk recorded the firing of anti-aircraft installations ZU-23-2.
36 recorded sighting of enemy attacks.
From 82-mm mortars, the enemy released a few minutes on the strong points of the joint forces near the settlement Peski, Kamenka and Talakovka.
Also, the militants occupying administrations of the Russian Federation repeatedly conducted provocative attacks on our defensive positions from different types of grenade launchers and small arms, heavy machine guns. Enemy fire is recorded near n of the item of Lebedinskoye, Gnutova, Water, Talakovka, Sand, Shevik, as well as four times around n of the item Pavlopol, Kamenka, Marinka, SHIROKANE, and seven times on the defenders of the Town.
Day and night enemy snipers were firing the defenders of the settlement Pavlopol and Marinka.
The current situation on the contact line in the morning today, 4 may
With midnight already recorded 9 sighting shelling the defensive positions of the joint forces.
This night, along with midnight, the Russian occupation troops made a fire from 120-mm mortars of the defenders of n. n Novgorod and Mom, in General, releasing about 60 min.
In addition, from 05:40, within an hour, the enemy used the defenders Starohnativka the 82-mm mortars. Our defenders were more than 20 explosions.
Provocative fire from different types of grenade launchers and small arms during this night the enemy was on the positions of the joint forces near the settlement of Novgorod, Trinity, heater, SHIROKANE, and three – Oborona Avdeevka.
As a result of enemy attacks of losses among the defenders there. The situation on the frontline is under the control of Ukrainian troops.
In addition, according to the press center of the United forces as a result of conducting active defense, our units struck the invaders losses. According to intelligence reports, the Russian occupation troops, two killed and three wounded.
Information of the Main intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine
Command of the armed forces of the Russian Federation continues to use the temporarily occupied territory of Donetsk and Lugansk regions as a testing ground for new and modernized samples of armament and military equipment. At the same time, the command of the occupying troops organizes their use in combat conditions with the involvement of representatives of Russian companies-developers of weapons. As a result, in the interests of the armed forces gain experience for future improvements as new weapons and tactics of their application.
On the arms of the artillery brigade, stationed in the occupied territory in Donetsk oblast, Russia delivered a batch of 152-mm guided missiles, Krasnopol laser target designators and rangefinders. In this regard, with the staff of artillery units connection the Russian occupation forces carried out additional training to use new weapons in combat.
Concerning the situation of 65 Arsenal in Balakleya
As reported, as of 23:00 yesterday, the fire brigade armed forces of Ukraine and the State service of Ukraine for emergency situations, the completed work on the localization of the fire in the technical platform. Note that threats to the storage of ammunition.
As at 08:30am fixed no burning of grass. Fire brigades of the armed forces of Ukraine and DSNs, 4 fire tanks, two engineering machinery obstacle clearing and other fire fighting equipment performing control activities on the scene. Aviation State service of Ukraine on emergency situations carried out a test pouring of the territory of An-32 aircraft and Mi-8 helicopter.
Just to eliminate the emergency and isolation of the area attracted 680 people and over 160 units.
In the Press center of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine now there is a briefing on the topic: “the Situation in 65 the Arsenal in the town of Balakleya. Improving the system of survivability of arsenals, bases and convoys of the Armed Forces of Ukraine”
Speakers from the leadership of the armed forces of Ukraine – head of the Armament chief Directorate of operational support and head of the Central Directorate of security of military service.
Therefore, the speakers provided updated data on the situation of 65 Arsenal in Balakleya, which will also be published on