Wednesday events on the occupied territories of Donbass 08/18/2016 09:47:47. Total views 949. Views today — 0.

"Secretary of the Temporary Election Commission" of the "DNR" Yelena Molchanova: "The right to be elected during the nation-wide primaries will be granted to candidates who have reached 18 years of age and residing in the respective administrative and territorial units of the republic during last five years."

"General Prosecutor's Office" of the "LPR": "The military court of the republic brought in verdict against members of an organized criminal group of former military Batman rapid action team who committed a number of grave and especially serious crimes in the period from April 2014 to January 2016 on the territory of the LPR. Active participants of the OCG were sentenced to 13 and 12 years of imprisonment with confiscation of property."

"MES of the DPR": "Rescuers of the DPR eliminated large fire in the center of Donetsk in the former office of the Industrial Union of Donbass company belonging to Ukrainian oligarch Sergey Taruta. When firefighters arrived, a roof on an area of ​​600 square meters was already on fire. Rescue teams from five districts of Donetsk participated in the operation, 44 people were fighting against the fire and 17 units of special equipment were involved. There are no casualties."

Media: "Center for Development of Donbass humanitarian mission has provided about 900 residents of the front-line areas of the DPR with high-tenacity tents for temporary slabs in walls and roofs that were damaged during the shellfire."

Media: "The Council of Ministers of the LPR approved allocation of more than 15 million rubles from the state budget which will pay the wage arrears to workers of four drainage complexes of Uglerestrukturizatsiya enterprise for the second and third (partially) quarter of this year."