Tuesday results in the occupied territories of Donbass. The highlights 07/17/2019 11:00:00. Total views 825. Views today — 0.

In the area of ​​the Joint Forces Operation on July 16, the armed forces of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire four times, - the JFO headquarters reported. The enemy fired at the positions of our units using 120 and 82 mm weapons prohibited by the Minsk Agreements, as well as from grenade launchers of various systems, anti-tank missile systems, large-caliber machine guns and small arms. There are no records of losses from our side as a result of the enemy shelling. Our units gave an adequate response to shelling by the armed formations of the Russian Federation.

Russia is sending additional sniper units to CADLO, - the General Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine reported. It was noted that the command of the Russian occupation forces was taking measures to increase the psychological impact on the military personnel of the Ukrainian security forces. "It is about increasing the loss of personnel in the advanced units of the Joint Forces due to the transfer of additional sniper units armed, including with foreign-made sniper rifles from the territory of the Russian Federation to the temporarily occupied territory in Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts", - the report said.

Several thousand people in occupied Donetsk took part in the rally, the main requirement of which was granting of a certain "special status" as part of Ukraine, - separatist media reported. The reports noted that the rally, which gathered about 3000 people, was being held "in support of the national action The Choice of Donbass. The rally participants were holding banners with the words "We are a million!! Zelensky, do you copy?", "Donbass, made your choice! What will you say, Ze?", "The choice of Donbass is a special status!" and so on.

The ground waters in occupied Donetsk flooded the non-functioning business center Severny, belonging to the MAKO group of Oleksandr Yanukovych, son of the runaway ex-president. According to the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR", the flooding with ground waters occurred under the business center Severny, non-functioning shopping center Severny and underground autoparking of the housing and commercial complex Kyivsky. The total area of ​​the flooded premises is 4500 square meters, the volume of flooding is 3200 square meters, the water level - up to 1.2 m. The water is being pumped out with the help of four motor-pumps. As of the morning of July 16, 1170 сubic meters of water was pumped off, the water level was 76 cm. Earlier, a video appeared on YouTube showing the consequences of the building's flooding. The author of the video is convinced that we are talking about the mine waters that come to the surface.

The Luhanskvoda enterprise controlled by the "LNR" militants is trying to eliminate the consequences of the water conduit accident after repairs previously announced at the electric substation, - separatist media reported. By the evening of July 17, employees of Luhanskvoda plan to eliminate the rush on the main conduit, because of which the water supply to four cities in the occupied territory of Luhansk oblast was cut.