In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on September 6, Russian occupation forces violated the ceasefire 6 times. At the same time, the weapons prohibited by the Minsk Agreements were not applied, - the JFO headquarters reported. The enemy opened aimed fire from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms at the Joint Forces' positions in the vicinity of Krymske, Krasnohorivka, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Lebedynske and Vodiane settlements.
Donetsk Filtering Station is de-energized, - Avdeevka.city informs referring to the dispatcher of Avdiivka Voda Donbass public utility. Probably, this is because of the hurricane wind, which could damage the power line.
Calling themselves "deputies of the People's Council of the LNR" adopted a "law" that prolongs the extension of term of office of the leader of the "republic" and "deputies" from four to five years. This is reported by the separatist media. The reports specify that the extension of powers does not apply to the current leader and "deputies", but the "people's council" voted no decisions on "regular elections" to be held in November.
Creator of the terrorist Vostok Battalion Alexander Khodakovsky made it clear that he would not give up the struggle for power over the occupied territories of Donbass. He wrote about this in social networks. "I am part of the Donbass and the only thing that owns me is its fate", - the terrorist stated.
Announcement of Dmitriy Trapeznikov acting leader of the terrorist "DNR" does not comply with the "legislation" of the fake republic. Such statement was made by Alexey Zhigulin, who calls himself "deputy of the People's Council of the DNR". He clarifies that according to the "constitution of the DNR", it is established that the powers of leader in the event of his death are earlier terminated by the decision of the "people's council", and the first deputy "chairman of the council of ministers" is appointed acting head. However, as the "legislator" found out, deceased Zakharchenko did not bother to appoint the first vice-premier, confining himself to three ordinary deputies: A. Timofeev, Ye. Matiushchenko and D. Trapeznikov. "The fact that in the context of the "constitution's" requirements, none of the above high-ranking officials has a legal right to perform the duties of head of the republic, is obvious", - Zhigulin concludes.
Two residential houses burnt down in Krasnohivka of the Donetsk oblast as a result of shelling by militants on September 5. This was reported by the Joint Forces' headquarters.