In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on May 14, the enemy violated the ceasefire five times, - the press center of the JFO reported. Armed formations of the Russian Federation fired at the positions of our units from 122 mm artillery systems, 120 and 82 mm mortars, large-caliber machine guns and sniper weapons. One soldier of the Joint Forces died and two were injured as a result of the shelling. The units of the Joint Forces gave an adequate response to the enemy provocations.
The cellular phone jamming system was discovered by observers of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in the south-western outskirts of Horlivka. "A military-type truck (Ural) with a mast-mounted cellular phone jamming system atop on the south-western outskirts of Horlivka (simultaneously, the SMM lost its connection to the Vodafone telecommunication network for about two hours, until it reached a different location about 2km east)", - the report noted.
Experts are planning to restore the operation of the Vodafone mobile operator in a number of cities in the occupied territory of Luhansk oblast, broken due to damage to the fiber-optic line, until May 25, separatist media write. "Technical personnel of the Vodafone Ukraine mobile operator started repair and restoration work aimed at restoring the provision of mobile communication services in the settlements: Brianka, Stakhanov, Pervomaisk and Kirovsk", - the statement said. Approximate deadlines for completion of the restoration work are "within the limits of May 20-25".
A resident of the occupied part of Luhansk oblast was sentenced by the fake "LNR" court to 8 years in prison "for spying for the benefit of Ukraine". This was stated in the press service of the "Ministry of State Security of the republic". Allegedly, "this citizen, traveling to the territory controlled by the AFU, was recruited by employee of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine". According to the "LNR Ministry of State Security", he collected and transmitted confidential information about the movement of military equipment of militants and their units "indicating the exact place of their deployment".
A checkpoint controlled by the militants on the Horlivka-Bakhmut road corridor will be temporarily de-energized on May 15. This was reported in social networks by head of the occupation administration of Horlivka Ivan Prikhodko. "Tomorrow, on May 15, there will be no electricity at the Horlivka checkpoint from 9 to 9.30 and from 16 to 17, the networks will be reconnected", - he wrote. Usually the lack of electricity involves stopping of passage operations.
A sixteen-year-old boy died in occupied Kirov during parkour classes. This was reported by the press service of the so-called "Ministry of Internal Affairs of the DNR". "In Kirov, a company of minors was engaged in parkour in one of the abandoned buildings of the city. Because of the negligence of one of the boys, he was crushed by a concrete slab. The 16-year-old teenager died from the injuries received on the spot", - the report said.