In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on May 12, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire 3 times, using 120 mm mortars forbidden to be placed on the contact line, as well as grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms. One serviceman of the Joint Forces was injured as a result of shelling on the part of the Russian mercenaries. Ukrainian defenders gave the occupiers a tough response. There were no cases of coronavirus infection among the Joint Forces personnel; situation in the area of the operation remains controlled.
Occupation authorities of the "DNR" recognized 199 cases of COVID-19 disease in the uncontrolled territory of Donetsk oblast. This was said in the report of the so-called "Ministry of Health". It was reported that 15 new cases of COVID-19 coronavirus infection were recorded in CADO over the past day. 167 people are under treatment, 27 were discharged, five of the patients died.
Intercity regular passenger transportation in the so-called "LNR" remains closed throughout the occupied part of Luhansk oblast. This was said in the report of the fake "Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport of the LNR". Regular passenger transportation from CALO to Russia remains closed as well. The ban is associated with an increase in the number of patients with coronavirus and will remain in effect until further notice. Currently, the LNR occupation authorities have recognized 275 cases of COVID-19 infection.
The "LNR" occupation authorities decided to issue a postage stamp with the image of the terrorist Prizrak Brigade commander Aleksey Mozgovoy who had posthumously become a defendant in the criminal case of armed robbery and murder. As previously reported, the fake "LNR prosecutor's office" stated that Alexey Mozgovoy was a common criminal who killed and robbed the family of a local businessman. A gang of militants under his leadership shot a car in which the family of businessman Burykin was and looted property belonging to the victims of the attack. Mozgovoy escaped the verdict, according to the "prosecutor", due to the militant's death. However, it was nevertheless decided to issue a stamp with the terrorist's image on the 6th anniversary of the illegal "referendum" on the "LNR" recognition.
A BMW X3 car collided with a billboard in occupied Donetsk, causing the driver to suffer. This was reported by the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR". The collision of the car with a billboard on the roadside occurred along the Ilyich Avenue. "The victim, born in 1989, was hospitalized in a medical institution of Donetsk in the state of moderate severity", - the report said.
A driver of the wheel loader was blown up on an anti-tank mine in occupied Brianka while carrying out road works. This was said in the report of the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the LNR". An ambulance taken the injured 25-year-old man, who was driving the XMGZL-50G wheel loader, to the traumatology department of the Brianka hospital. The victim was later transferred to the surgery of the Kadiivka hospital with a diagnosis of flame burn of the face and right hand of 1 and 2 degrees, a closed fracture of the right arm in a typical place, a traumatic brain injury and a concussion.