In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on January 29, the enemy fired at the positions of our troops five times. The occupiers used weapons that were prohibited by the Minsk agreements once, - the JFO headquarters reported. In the zone of action of the Sievier operational-tactical grouping, Russian mercenaries fired at the positions of the Ukrainian military near the village of Novooleksandrivka from small arms. Also, the positions of our defenders near the small village of Svobodnyi were fired by the Russian occupation forces from 82 mm mortars. In the zone of action of the Vostok operational-tactical grouping, the criminals fired at the positions of Ukrainian defenders in the area of Avdiivka from large-caliber machine guns and small arms, and near the village of Bohdanivka - from automatic grenade launchers. Also, the enemy fired at the positions of our troops near the village of Hnutove from grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms.
About 70% of residents of the occupied part of Luhansk oblast visit the free territory of Ukraine. Such figures were voiced by "Minister of Health of the Republic" Natalia Pashchenko at a briefing in Luhansk. "70% of our residents of the "Luhansk People's Republic" visit the territory of Ukraine in order to eliminate some of their everyday problems or pension problems", - the "minister" admitted.
Occupation authorities of CADO prepared a "road map" for the transfer of part of the Voda Donbassa utility company under the control of the so-called "DNR". Fake "Minister of Construction, Housing and Utilities" Sergey Naumets stated this in occupied Donetsk. According to him, a "republican" enterprise will be created, it will include all the water utilities of the occupied cities and areas, and "all employees of the company will be formalized at this enterprise". According to sources of OstroV, the occupation authorities have already created some Voda Donbassa state-owned enterprise, having subordinated water service companies to it.
Pumping station of the first rising of Yuzhnodonbass water pipeline was in the engagement area on January 29, - the press service of the Voda Donbassa company reported. "Today from 10.30 to 10.55, pumping station of the first rising of Yuzhnodonbassk water pipeline was in the engagement area again. As a result of the munitions hit, the building of the entrance checkpoint was damaged", - the report said.
There is an acute shortage of trolleybus and tram drivers in occupied Donetsk. The locals write this in social networks. According to their information, only one car of the tram runs on some routes this winter, what does not meet the needs of the population. The waiting period of urban electric transport has greatly increased on a number of routes. The website of Donelektroavtotrans indicates that there are 152 vacancies of "trolley driver" and 96 – of "tram driver" now.
The reason for the collapse of walls of the workshop building of the Horlivka Machine-Building Plant in CADO on the morning of January 28 was the pressure of snow cover on the roof. This is stated in the press service of the fake "Ministry of Emergency Situations", operating in the occupied part of Donetsk oblast. As reported, a repairman, born in 1955, died under the collapsed building structures as a result of the incident.