In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on February 7, the enemy fired at the positions of our troops four times, including twice - with the use of weapons forbidden by the Minsk agreements, - the JFO headquarters reported. In the zone of action of the Vostok operational-tactical grouping, the criminals fired at the positions of our defenders from automatic grenade launchers and large-caliber machine guns near the village of Vodiane. In the zone of action of the Sievier operational-tactical grouping, the mercenaries fired at the positions of Ukrainian military from automatic grenade launchers and small arms near Krymske settlement. Also, the positions of our troops were fired at twice in the area of Troitske settlement from 120 and 82 mm mortars.
According to the results of special processing of data from open sources and satellite images, a decrease in the volume of work and extraction of raw materials in ZAO Makiivka Metallurgical Plant, which is located in Makiivka in the temporarily occupied territory of Donetsk oblast, was revealed. This was reported by Ukraine's Ministry for the Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons. The report says that at present, most of the plant's workshops are closed.
The "LNR" militants transferred 33 prisoners to the Ukrainian party to continue serving the sentence on the territory controlled by the Ukrainian authorities. This was reported by Commissioner of the Verkhovna Rada for Human Rights Liudmila Denisova.
Residents of occupied Donetsk became angrier and more aggressive during the years of occupation. This was stated in the so-called "DNR" with reference to a survey conducted on the streets of the occupied city, - separatist media reported.
Professor of the Donetsk Medical University clone, illegally operating in the occupied territory, Yuriy Kriuk died at the Oleksandrivka militants' checkpoint on February 7. This was reported by separatist media. "Today at around 12:00, Yuriy Kriuk, born in 1944, died at the Oleksandrivka checkpoint… Yuriy Kriuk was head of the Department of Pathological Physiology, Faculty of Dentistry of the Donetsk Medical University. Furthermore, the man was professor and doctor of medical sciences. According to preliminary data, the death came as a result of a heart attack", - the statement said.
A man suddenly died in the area of Mayorske checkpoint in the occupied territory on February 7. This was reported in social networks by head of the occupation administration of Horlivka Ivan Prikhodko. "Dudnikov Vasiliy, born 10.19.1956, Piatykhatky, St. Lisna, 27. They took him off the bus without breathing and pulse. Resuscitation was carried out before the ambulance arrived. The ambulance attested the death", - Prikhodko wrote.
A road traffic incident involving militant vehicles occurred in occupied Donetsk on February 7. This was reported by local residents in social networks: "Donetsk. Shevchenko/Shakhtostroiteley. A road traffic incident", "Soldiers again…?", "a military traffic control unit's employee is on the photo".
Firefighters evacuated the medical staff and patients of the Luhansk City Hospital No. 3 and eliminated the fire that occurred at night as a result of a short circuit. This was stated in the message of the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the LNR".