In the area of operation of the Joint Forces on July 8, the armed forces of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire eight times, - the press center of the JFO reported. The enemy fired at the positions of our units with the use of 122 mm artillery systems, 120 and 82 mm mortars, prohibited by the Minsk agreements, as well as from various grenade launchers and small arms. No loses were recorded as a result of the enemy shelling. Our units gave an adequate response to shelling by the armed formations of the Russian Federation, the enemy’s losses are being specified.
The so-called "LNR MIA" initiated criminal case against Vladimir Chernev, who is current advisor to the "LNR head" Leonid Pasechnik. "Sverdlovsk - you should know this" group wrote this on social network. According to the source, Chernev is charged with fraud. "Businessman Igor Narozhny is well known in certain circles of the LNR. So, Narozhny bribed a total of $26.6 thousand to Pasenik's adviser to obtain permission for the development of aluminum-containing slag heap. Chernev promised, said he would deal directly with "Him!", drew the money out, but did not resolve the issue. Narozhny reasonably began to demand the refund, but was refused", - the source wrote. Later, as noted in the message, Narozhny filed a complaint to the "Ministry of Internal Affairs of the LNR" about "extortion of a bribe".
Shelling by the "LNR" militants damaged four homes in Katerynivka, - civil-military administrations of Zolote and Katerynivka. "Four apartment houses on the Timiriazev Street were damaged, as well as the power supply on the street, a fire occurred as a result of a shell falling into a haystack: not only 20 tons of hay, but also the Ural motorcycle with a trailer burned", - the source wrote.