In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on February 28, the enemy fired at the positions of our troops 12 times, using weapons that were banned by the Minsk agreements 10 times, having fired 111 shells and mines of 122, 120 and 82 mm, - the JFO headquarters reported. There are no casualties among the Joint Forces. The units that fired at the enemy gave an answer with adequate fire from standard weapons.
Former head of the Party of Regions faction in the Donetsk Regional Council Nikolay Zagoruiko was arrested in occupied Donetsk. Blogger Denis Kazansky reported this on Facebook with reference to sources in the city. "In 2014, Nikolay went over to the side of the militants and recently worked in the DNR as "director of the department of strategic analysis and planning of the DNR Council of Ministers". He served the Russian world faithfully and truthfully, angrily exposed the Ukrainian military and fascism. But something went wrong, and Zagoruiko was declared enemy and agent of the SBU", - Kazansky wrote. Information that Zagoruiko was sent "to the basement" is confirmed in social networks. At the same time, supporters of the so-called "DNR" claim that Igor Martynov, who holds the position of "deputy prime minister" in the "Council of Ministers of the DNR", also disappeared.
Three small children died as a result of fire in a detached house in occupied Yasynuvata: a girl born in 2013 and two boys born in 2014 and 2017. This is reported by the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR".
There was a partial collapse of the roof of a nine-story building in occupied Luhansk. This was reported by the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the LNR". The incident occurred on Dzerzhinskogo Street, 15. The "Ministry of Emergency Situations" assures that there are no victims and injured. "As a result of the cause, which is being established, the concrete floor slab and ventilation duct collapsed over the area of 10 sq. m to the technical floor of a nine-story residential building", - the report said.
Eleven trucks with humanitarian aid from the Mission of the International Committee of the Red Cross crossed the Novotroitske checkpoint towards the occupied territory. This was reported by the State Border Service of Ukraine. The cargo includes food, hygiene kits, agricultural materials and medical supplies with a total weight of 213 tons.
A couple of alcoholics killed an old woman in occupied Khrustalny (formerly Krasnyi Luch) to get $10 and a liter of moonshine. "Sverdlovsk - you should know this" group wrote this on social network.
Water supply to occupied Brianka, Kadiyivka (formerly Stakhanov) and Holubovske (formerly Kirovsk) decreased by 30% until March 2 due to the upcoming repair of the high-voltage line, - separatist media reported.