The militants opened fire 14 times in Donbass during the day on Monday, August 13. Heavy weapons were used five times, the press office of JFO reports. In particular, the usage of mortars, heavy machine guns and small arms was recorded in the areas of Krymske, Novotraitske, Bohdanivka, Troitske, Novozvanivka, Novoluhanske, Lebedynske and Hnutove. “Along with this, the enemy shelled the defenders of Novotoshkivske from 122mm artillery systems, defenders of Troitske and Novozvanivka from 82mm mortars, and the positions near Bohdanivka from 120mm mortars. Also, the enemy used ICV weapons and anti-tank missile systems in different directions”, - message says. As a result of the hostilities, one Ukrainian serviceman was wounded.
Illegal military formations of the "LNR" have received from Russia a considerable quantity of military equipment and the Russian officers as commanders. An active supporter of the "republic" Nikolai Vulich wrote about this in social networks. "There are a lot of Russian military equipment and servicemen. Yesterday a very serious order came from Moscow. Everybody does their utmost. They say that it is necessary to prepare for a very steep turn of events", - Vulich says.
In occupied Donetsk, the driver of the Renault Master car hit a six-year-old child, who came out of a tram. This is reported by the fake "Ministry of Internal Affairs", acting on the part of the area controlled by the militants.
The so-called "Interior Ministry of the DNR" announced the detention of 237 violators of the curfew on August 10 to 12. It is reported that the fake police, conducting mass raids in places of recreation of residents, was looking for "sabotage and reconnaissance groups".
An accident involving a passenger bus and a military truck of the "DNR" militants occurred on the road Sedove-Donetsk in the occupied part of the Donetsk oblast. This is reported by local residents in social networks. Some passengers received minor injuries, only one woman was diagnosed with an open fracture. The representatives of the fake "Road police of the DNR" are trying to hush up this incident: the passengers are forced to refuse to complain to the driver of a militant truck.
Four natives of the Donetsk oblast, who tried to enter the JFO area with the hidden passports of citizens of the Russian Federation, were detained. At the same time, one of them had counterfeit identity documents. This was reported by the headquarters of the JFO.
The body of the second miner was found in the "mining partnership" in the occupied Snizhne, where water irruption occurred on August 11. This was reported by the fake "MOE" acting on the part of the Donetsk oblast controlled by the militants.
In Donetsk, from August 6 to 12, 85 babies were born: 39 boys and 46 girls. This was reported by the city's occupation administration.
In Luhansk, from August 6 to 12, 55 babies were born: 28 boys and 27 girls. This was reported by the city's occupation administration.