In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on September 21, our military has tight control over the situation, observing the ceasefire, - the JFO headquarters reported. Since the beginning of the day, the armed formations of the Russian Federation have violated the agreements reached on July 22 within the framework of the Trilateral Contact Group three times. So, the enemy provoked our military with shots from small arms not far from Marinka, then fired three shots from a grenade launcher adapted to use POM-2 mines. Indirect fire from small arms towards our positions was also recorded near the settlement of Vodiane. The members of the Joint Forces did not return fire. There are no combat losses as a result of the enemy shots.
The "DNR" occupiers recognized 3017 cases of COVID-19, including 174 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic. Such data were cited by the so-called "Ministry of Health of the DNR".
The "LNR" occupiers registered 848 cases of coronavirus infection since the beginning of the pandemic. This is reported by the so-called "Ministry of Health of the LNR".
The "LNR" occupiers introduced new restrictive measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, separatist media wrote. In particular, it is prohibited to hold mass cultural events in all educational institutions from September 21 until the "special order". Also, it is forbidden to conduct short and long visits with persons held in "penitentiary facilities" until the epidemic situation improves. In addition, "all employers operating on the territory of the LNR" were obliged to measure the body temperature of workers "before the start of the working day (with the obligatory suspension of persons with elevated body temperatures from work), as well as to ensure that employees wear respiratory protection and their regular shifts every four hours".
The Kuibyshevskyi water supply unit in occupied Donetsk will be shut down on September 23, and therefore, there will be no water in a number of city districts. This was reported by the so-called "administration" of the city. Consumers of parts of the Kuibyshevskyi, Leninsky and Kyivskyi districts will remain without cold water supply for a day from 8 a.m. on September 23.
Five road accidents with victims, in which seven people were injured, occurred in the occupied territory of Donetsk oblast over the weekend. This follows from the report of the so-called "DNR MIA". So, the front left wheel of the CHEVROLET EXPRESS G1500 car came off while driving in the occupied Amvrosiivsky district on the highway Donetsk Khartsyzsk - Amvrosiivka - Uspenka checkpoint, as a result of which the driver lost control, drove into the oncoming traffic and collided with the HONDA CIVIC car. The driver of the HONDA car was injured as a result of the road accident. In the Kirovskyi district of occupied Donetsk, the driver of the ZAZ DAEWOO T13110 car did not give way to the VAZ 21110 car moving along the main road at the unsignaled intersection of Kirova st. - Karla Marksa st., when leaving the minor road, as a result of which the cars collided. Both drivers and a passenger of the VAZ car were injured as a result of the road accident. In addition, it was reported that there were nine accidents without victims, in which the vehicle received mechanical damage.