Four ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of the Joint Forces Operation on February 4, - the JFO headquarters reported. Thus, the Russian-occupation forces fired several shots from an anti-tank grenade launcher in the area of responsibility of the East tactical force near Vodiane in Pryazovia. The occupiers opened fire from a hand-held anti-tank grenade launcher and small arms in the area of the settlement of Pavlopil. The armed formations of the Russian Federation carried out aimed shelling of positions of the Ukrainian defenders from an 82-mm mortar and small arms. One member of the Joint Forces received a gunshot wound as a result of the shelling. The warrior was promptly taken to a medical facility, where he was provided with medical assistance. The fact of hardening the enemy positions in the direction of our units in the area of the settlement of Krymske was also revealed.
The "DNR" leader Denis Pushilin ordered to introduce compulsory distribution for a period of 3 years for graduates of the separatist clone of the Donetsk National Medical University. This was reported by local media. This way, the head of the occupation power hopes to solve the problem of the shortage of medical personnel in CADO. In addition, the "DNR" leader ordered more active involvement of students and interns in hospitals. "Due to the lack of medical personnel, the Ministry of Health was instructed to develop a staff replenishment program by March 15, taking into account the involvement of internship students. First of all, the attention should be paid to specialists in the following areas: anesthesiology, paramedic and emergency doctor, as well as general practitioner. The possibility of work for medical students on night shifts without interrupting the learning process should also be considered", - separatist media quoted Pushilin.
The occupied territory of Donetsk oblast intends to vaccinate over 50 thousand residents against coronavirus with the Sputnik V vaccine. More than 1200 of them have already received the first component of the vaccine, - separatist media wrote. According to Alexander Oprishchenko, who calls himself "Acting Minister of Health of the DNR", the new instructions of the Russian Federation says that vaccination with Sputnik V is also appointed for those residents of CADO who are at risk for coronavirus due to age (over 60). At the same time, the age restrictions for vaccination remained for children. Immunization with the drug is not carried out if the patient has not reached the age of 18 years. According to Oprischenko, this information was brought to the attention of the medical workers.
Doctors have already registered 2685 cases of coronavirus infection in the occupied territory of Luhansk oblast, - separatist media wrote. It was reported that another patient died over the day.
A miner required emergency medical care in the occupied territory of Donetsk oblast, - the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR" reported. The incident occurred at the Uglekom mine in the Oktiabria village of the Kirovskyi district of occupied Makiivka. Medical assistance was provided to a mine foreman, born in 1967. "The victim was transported to a medical institution of Makiivka", - the message said. The occupiers keep silent about what exactly happened to the mine foreman.