In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on February 27, the enemy fired at the positions of our troops seven times, using weapons prohibited by the Minsk agreements four times and spending 32 rounds and mines of 122, 120 and 82 mm caliber, - the JFO headquarters reported. According to the positions of our defenders, the occupiers also carried out launches of guided missiles four times. One of our defenders was injured as a result of shelling.
Propagandists of the "DNR" assure that, according to the "law" on freedom of religion, confiscation of religious buildings closed after the occupation of Donbass is not being carried out. However, these statements are at variance with real actions of the occupation authorities. So in mid-February, the "state property fund" operating in the occupied territory of Donetsk oblast, announced its intention to recognize the real estate of the New Life church Christian family center, which remained in CADO, as property in abeyance. Previously, almost all the prayer houses of the Latter-day Saints Church were confiscated according to the same scheme.
In the area of the Horlivska village of Shumy in the occupied territory of Donbass, the emergency response and restoration teams of the Voda Donbassa company completed the repair work on the main conduit with a diameter of 2100 mm of the Siverskyi Donets-Donbass channel damaged as a result of hostilities. Filling of the main pipeline with water was started.
More than 40 minors were detained in occupied Horlivka in connection with the preparation of a mass brawl. This was reported by the so-called "DNR MIA" operating on the part of Donetsk oblast controlled by the militants. "Several teenagers started a quarrel on the basis of personal hostile relations and decided to find out who was right with their fists. Each of the parties attracted their friends to participate in the brawl", - the report said. Elastic bandages and boxing mouthguards were seized from 44 detainees.
In connection with the damage to the transformer substation, tram route No.16 stopped in occupied Donetsk.