During October 3, Russian occupation forces violated the ceasefire regime five times, no casualties among the Ukrainian servicemen observed. The press office of the Joint Forces Operation reported this. The enemy opened aimed fire from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns, and small arms. All the performed attacks took place in the Mariupol sector direction. Our strongholds in the area of settlements Pavlopil, Hnutove, Vodiane, and Lebedynske got under the fire influence of the enemy. 82mm mortars were used against the positions near Vodiane and Lebedynske.
The election of the leader of the “DNR”, appointed by the Kremlin, has nothing to do with the democratic process of the will of the people. The winner has already been determined. This was openly declared by the former head of the "republican" authorities, Russian political consultant Alexander Borodai, in an interview with one of the Russian publications. “Why do we still have a number of people who don’t understand the meaning of the existence of the Donetsk People’s Republic, have no idea of such a simple concept as discipline? Pushilin? So we should support him", - Borodai told.
The "DNR" stated that the fake "police" of the occupied Debaltseve discovered and confiscated a grenade from a teenager. It is reported that two 16-year-old teens were detained, from one of whom, "an F-1 grenade was seized".
The body of the deceased man was found in the makeshift coalmine in occupied Yenakieve. This is reported by separatist resources. It is noted that the body was found in the in the village of Olkhovatka. The identity of the deceased and the cause of his death are not reported.
Freight vehicles with Russian number plates are exporting building materials from the occupied territories of the Luhansk oblast to Russia. The coordinator of "Information Resistance" Dmytro Tymchuk wrote about that on Facebook. According to the source, the export of building materials to the Russian Federation is controlled by "LNR". Those materials are bricks, doors, windows, roofs from dismantled buildings in the occupied territory, including residential buildings.