Situation in the area of repulse and deterrence of the armed aggression of the Russian Federation in the Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts on August 5 remains fully controlled by the Ukrainian soldiers, - the JFO headquarters reported. One shelling from the enemy was recorded in the areas of responsibility of Ukrainian units in the area of the operation. The ceasefire was fully maintained in all sectors of the front. The Joint Forces servicemen did not respond to deliberate provocations by the enemy. There are no combat losses or injuries among the Joint Forces personnel.
Occupation authorities of the "DNR" confirmed 37 new cases of COVID-19 and one death. This was said in the report of the so-called "Ministry of Health". The occupiers admitted that to date, 1866 cases of the disease and 108 deaths from COVID-19 have been confirmed in CADO.
Despite the quarantine, heads of the "trade unions" of the "LNR" "study" at a seminar in the village of Lazurny (Alushta) in the annexed Crimea with a toastmaster. This was reported by one of the seminar participants. "The training workshop at the height of the holiday season under the principle of "all inclusive" is held annually for those close to the trade union diocese of the "republic", - the source explained. In addition to the formal training part, the "seminar" program includes rest with the brought toastmaster, restaurant meals and free accommodation at the resort.
Four trucks with humanitarian aid from the International Committee of the Red Cross crossed the demarcation line towards the occupied territory, - the Donetsk border detachment reported. The humanitarian cargo contains food kits, building materials, hygiene kits, medical supplies and medical equipment with a total weight of over 49 tons. It was noted that the militants continue to block crossing of the demarcation line by civilians, however, the ICRC trucks can deliver humanitarian aid to CADLO.
The villages of Annenka, Sabivka, Hlybokyi, Novyi and Almaznyi in the occupied Luhansk region were left without water supply due to an accident at the main water pipeline, separatist media wrote. It was reported that people were left without water "in connection with the emergency restoration work on the main pipeline with a diameter of 500 mm "Stakhanov - Debaltseve".