In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on August 13, the armed groups of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the ceasefire eight times. This was reported by the JFO headquarters. The enemy fired at the positions of our units from grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms.
Personnel of the units of the «Ministry of Emergency Situations» of the «LNR» were obliged to submit documents for obtaining Russian citizenship. This was reported by the source of OstroV in the law enforcement system of the "republic". In particular, in early August, employees of the Territorial Administration in Kadiyivka (occupied part of the Luhansk oblast - ed.) were informed that those who did not hand over documents for obtaining Russian citizenship would be fired. At the same time, in order to stimulate the interest of local residents in obtaining Russian passports, they increased their wages.
From the side of temporarily occupied territory of the Luhansk oblast, activities are continuing to demine the area near the destroyed road bridge across the Siverskyi Donets River, - the Stanytsia Luhanska district state administration reported. In this regard, according to the decision of commander of the Joint Forces and with the aim of preserving life and health of the civilian population, from August 12, the regime of the Stanytsia Luhanska checkpoint was changed - the checkpoint will operate daily until 18.00.
Two children died in occupied Donetsk as a result of accident. Eyewitnesses report this in social networks. The accident occurred along the Artema Street in the area of railway station. Eyewitnesses wrote that four more victims were taken by an ambulance.
A woman was hospitalized from the Oleksandrivka checkpoint (Kargill, on the Donetsk-Kurakhove road corridor), controlled by militants. This was reported by the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR". The paramedic provided first aid to the woman, born in 1970, and handed her over to the emergency workers. The victim was hospitalized in the city hospital No. 14 in Donetsk. The reason of hospitalization was not specified.
More than 2.7 thousand subscribers remain without electricity in the occupied territory of Luhansk oblast for the fourth day due to emergency outages, - the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the LNR" reported. There is no power supply for 304 subscribers of Krasnyi Luch, 20 – of Antratsyt, 2409 – of the Krasnodon district and 39 – of Rovenky.