Situation in the area of the Joint Forces Operation on November 23 was controlled by our units, - the JFO headquarters reports. No violations by the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries were recorded along the line of demarcation. Ceasefire was observed in the lines of responsibility of our brigades. At the same time, military personnel of the Joint Forces do not lose their vigilance and are ready to respond instantly to any changes in the operational situation.
"Reservists" on the occupied territory of Donetsk oblast began to receive SMS with an "invitation" to appear at the "assembly places". This was written in social networks. "It is necessary to appear at the assembly places at the specified time. You must have your passport with you", - SMS messages said. Let us remind you that leader of the "DNR" Denis Pushilin ordered all those "in reserve" to appear at the "assembly places" to check the availability. The "DNR MIA" must ensure "a control alert and the appearance of citizens in reserve" in the period from November 23 to November 27, 2020. As reported by OstroV, representatives of the security agencies of the so-called "DNR" were conducting a door-to-door survey to identify "citizens in reserve". Eyewitnesses reported that "people in the uniform of a military commandant's office and "people's militia" (self-designation of the "DNR" illegal armed formations – OstroV) walked around the apartments and houses on Sunday. They demanded to give the names of residents and recorded the data received. Earlier, the "DNR" leader Denis Pushilin issued a "decree" "On the conduct of a control notification and the appearance of citizens who are in reserve at the pre-gathering points of citizens".
Occupation authorities of the "DNR" issued food packages to doctors who are fighting COVID-19. This was said in the message of the "Donetsk Republic" pseudo-party, which is actually ruling in the uncontrolled territory. It said that 387 doctors of the Donetsk Clinical Territorial Medical Association, who are involved in the fight against COVID-19, received food packages. The "Donetsk Republic" did not explain why there was a need for medical support in the form of standard (sunflower oil, cereals, canned food) food rations and did not specify whether the purchasing power of the medical workers' wages allows them to provide themselves with food.
A road traffic accident occurred in the occupied territory of Donetsk oblast, in which five people were injured. This was reported by the so-called "DNR MIA". According to the report, "on the Kirov Street in Shakhtarsk, a 22-year-old driver of the RENAULT Megane car, according to the preliminary version, on a snow-covered road, did not choose a safe speed, lost control, drove into the oncoming lane and collided with a MERCEDES-Benz 310D bus moving in the opposite direction, which carried passengers along the Kirovske bus station - Shakhtarsk bus station route. Еhe driver of the RENAULT Megane car, as well as four passengers of the bus, were injured as a result of the accident and were taken to the hospital.
Five passengers of a route taxi in occupied Luhansk sustained various injuries as a result of an accident. This was stated in the report of the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the LNR". The incident took place near the Vatutin Street. "Preliminarily, the driver of minibus No.133 hit an obstacle as a result of wheel failure. Five passengers of the bus were injured as a result of the road accident", - the report said.
The Luhanskvoda enterprise, controlled by the "LNR" militants, has temporarily suspended the supply of water to occupied Rovenky and a number of settlements of the Dovzhansk and Sorokyne districts due to the repair of the power transmission line and the main water pipeline, separatist media wrote. "The Novosvitlovska pumping station is de-energized on November 23 from 08:00 for repair work on the Molodohvardiysk - Luhansk high-voltage line, approximately, until 17:00… Due to the power outage and the repair work, the water supply to consumers in the cities of Sverdlovsk, Rovenky, Molodohvardiysk and Sukhodolsk will be (partially) interrupted, as well as to the settlements of the Sverdlovsk and Krasnodon districts", - the message said.