The militants violated ceasefire regime 11 times on August 6. The occupants opened aimed fire from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms at Joint Forces’ positions in the area of the settlements: Krymske, Pivdenne, Marinka, Avdiivka, Chermalyk, Lebedynske, Pavlopil, Hruntove, and Shyrokyne. As a result of the activities of the Russian occupational forces, two servicemen of Joint Forces were wounded, the press office of JFO claimed.
In July, the OSCE SMM noted an unprecedented increase in the number of heavy weapons and military equipment in the temporarily occupied territory of the Donetsk oblast (more than 200 units, or in 8.5 times), which is a grave violation of the Minsk agreements. This is stated by the Ukrainian side in the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the ceasefire (JCCC).
The fate of the four miners remains unknown after the collapse of the Volynske mine of the Torezantratsit state enterprise in the occupied Donbass. There were 16 people at the time of collapse, 12 of them managed to get to surface on their own, - reports the fake "MES of the DNR".
The Donbass invaders began the operation "Visit", arresting persons who raise suspicion of "disloyalty" to the occupation regime. This is reported by the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine.
Members of the separatist movement Donetsk Republic, acting in the occupied territory of the Donetsk region, suggest extending the terms of the "powers" of the fake "deputies" and the leader of the "DNR" Alexander Zakharchenko to the five-year term of government. Earlier, the occupation authorities intended to conduct fake "elections" in autumn of 2018.
The occupation administration of Luhansk urged the owners of dogs to observe the "rules of keeping pets" in connection with the frequent cases of dogs attacking postmen.
In Donetsk, from July 30 to August 6, 74 babies were born: 39 boys and 35 girls. This was reported by the city's occupation administration.
In Luhansk, from July 30 to August 5, 65 babies were born: 38 boys and 27 girls. This was reported by the city's occupation administration.
Luhanskvoda will temporarily stop water supply to consumers in the eastern districts of Luhansk and Mala Vergunka village on August 7 because of the planned stoppage of the water pumping station. This is reported by the separatist media.
221 people were detained for violating the curfew on the occupied territory of the Donetsk oblast from 3 to 5 August. This was stated by the fake "Ministry of Internal Affairs". It was reported that for the first time violators are detained until the morning. If they are caught by the "police" again, they are detained for fifteen days.