In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on May 15, the enemy violated the ceasefire 14 times, - the JFO headquarters reported. Armed formations of the Russian Federation fired at positions of our units from 120 and 82 mm mortars, anti-tank missile systems, grenade launchers of various systems, large-caliber machine guns and small arms. There are no casualties among the Joint Forces. Our units gave an adequate response to the enemy provocations.
The so-called "Supreme Court of the DNR" sentenced its militant to 14 years in prison, allegedly for cooperating with the SBU. This was reported by the "Prosecutor General's Office" of the pseudo-republic. It was noted that the "Ministry of State Security" revealed "a soldier of the DNR people's militia", who was "engaged in espionage". It is said that he entered military service in the "armed forces of the DNR" allegedly on the instructions of the SBU in May 2015 and deliberately collected military information from June 2015 to February 2017.
Ukrainian border guards at the Marinka entry-exit checkpoint did not let the equivalent of five million hryvnias out of occupied Donetsk, the press center of the Joint Forces reported. A 60-year-old Ukrainian citizen arrived at the Marinka entry-exit checkpoint for clearance for entry from the temporarily occupied Donetsk by a Chevrolet car. During the control operations, hidden currency values were found in the design features of the car. From the equipped hiding places under the seat covering and dash panel, the law enforcement officers seized 3 million 400 thousand hryvnias, more than 50 thousand U.S. dollars and about a thousand euros.
Ukrainian border guards detained a 60-year-old accomplice of the "DNR" militants during an attempt to cross the Mayorske checkpoint in the direction of the territory controlled by the Ukrainian authorities, - the press center of the Joint Forces reported. Investigators established that the detained 60-year-old man in 2018 took an active part in organizing the so-called "election of the DNR head" and was member of the territorial election commission of the occupied village of Holmivskyi of the Donetsk oblast.
The Most shopping center, which worked in occupied Donetsk on the basis of the Metro hypermarket, ceases to work from May 31. Until May 31, the store announced the sale of goods, all shares cease to be valid, including the accumulation of bonuses on the Most's card. You can use the card only for debiting. Also from May 31, free bus from the Covered Market bus stop finishes its operation. The administration says that the shopping center is being closed for reconstruction, but questions from social network users about the timing and schedule of work remain unanswered. The Donetsk residents assert in the comments that Most dismisses the staff, suggesting that people look for a new job.