In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on October 29, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the ceasefire 5 times, - the JFO headquarters reported. The enemy fired at the positions of our units from grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and other small arms. In the area of the settlement of Arkhanhelske of the Donetsk oblast, a sabotage and reconnaissance group of the Russian occupation forces fired three bursts of small arms at an unmanned aerial vehicle of the OSCE special monitoring mission. It was landed two minutes later due to the threat of UAV loss. The drone was not damaged. Losses among the troops of the Joint Forces as a result of the enemy shelling were not recorded during the current day.
The "DNR" leader Denis Pushilin decided to produce halal products in the "republic" and supply them to countries of the Islamic world. He wrote this in his "resolution" following the results of the so-called "international economic forum" held in occupied Donetsk. According to him, producing halal products in the "DNR" was an initiative of the International Association of Islamic Business (IAIB) created in Russia, and the leader of the so-called "republic" called for its support.
The so-called "people's militia" of the "LNR" is ready for the disengagement of forces and means in Zolote, separatist media wrote. The report said that representatives of the "LNR" illegal armed formations and the OSCE SMM arrived to Zolote. "Representatives of the republic's defense department are ready to launch a white flare to confirm their readiness to begin resuming the withdrawal of forces and means in this area", - the statement said.
The "DNR" leader Pushilin promised to bring Islamic banking to the "republic". He stated this during the so-called "international investment forum" in occupied Donetsk. "We consider the use of Islamic banking opportunities and opening of a bank to finance the environmental, scientific and industrial sectors of the "DNR" one of the promising financial tools for developing the "republic's" economy", - the "DNR" leader stated.
The miners are not involved in tremors in the Soviet district of occupied Makiivka. This was stated by the so-called "head" of the occupation administration of the city Sergey Goloshchapov, - separatist media reported. According to him, the mining map of the Kalynivska-Skhidna Makiivka mine does not coincide with the area where tremors are observed. "The sections of Obyednanyi village in Makiivka, where people complain of tremors, and the Kalynivska-Skhidna mine operation map do not coincide even partially", - Goloshchapov said. A commission survey of the zone with negative underground phenomena was conducted on October 26, and as a result, the version of illegal coal mining was excluded. As reported, noticeable destruction is observed in the houses of Obyednanyi village - the walls cracked, the ceilings collapsed in some places due to the tremors of unknown origin.
A previously convicted local resident brought a military grenade to the bar in occupied Khartsyzsk. This was reported by the so-called "DNR MIA". The repeater returned from prison just a week ago. Being intoxicated, he pulled an explosive object out of his pocket and laid it on the bar counter. Later, the man explained that he was just trying to get his wallet to pay for the alcohol. He is detained at the moment, and will once again be prosecuted under the "laws" of the occupation authorities.