In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on September 28, the Russian occupation troops violated the ceasefire 7 times, 1 time - with the use of weapons prohibited by the Minsk agreements, - the JFO headquarters reported. The armed formations of the Russian Federation twice fired aimed fire from hand-held anti-tank grenade launchers and small arms in the direction of Krymske. The occupiers used anti-tank grenade launchers and small arms near Pavlopil. Our positions near Kamianka came under fire twice. The first shelling was carried out by the enemy from heavy-duty anti-tank grenade launchers, the second one - from prohibited 120 mm mortars. In addition, the use of two enemy drones was recorded in the Donetsk oblast, with the help of which the enemy dropped VOG-17 in the area of the settlements of Lebedynske and Shyrokyne. Two members of the Joint Forces suffered gunshot wounds as a result of the hostilities. The soldiers are in a hospital, their state of health is satisfactory. Our servicemen opened adequate fire on the enemy provocations, which forced the enemy to stop shillings.
Another 557 cases of COVID-19 were detected in the occupied territory of Donetsk oblast over the day, while 80 people died. These are the data of the so-called "Ministry of Health of the DNR". In total, according to "official" statistics, there are 65 645 cases of COVID-19 in CADO today. 9473 patients are undergoing treatment (inpatient and outpatient). 4808 people died. The occupiers also revealed 405 cases of "usual" pneumonia over the day, 139 cases more than in the previous day. Of these, 186 patients were hospitalized. In total, 3669 patients with pneumonia are being treated, of which 1105 are on oxygen support (+121 over the day).
35 people died from COVID-19 in the occupied Luhansk region over the day. This was reported by separatist media.
More than 16 tons of humanitarian supplies were delivered to the occupied part of Donbas on September 28. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry for the Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories. Humanitarian aid was transferred from the member states of the Geneva Conventions, which contribute to the global budget of the International Committee of the Red Cross. A total of 16.36 tons of cargo was delivered to CADLO by one vehicle. The truck transported the humanitarian aid through the Novotroitske checkpoint.
The fire, which occurred in the eastern belt entry at the level of 1235 m, continues to be actively extinguished at the Zasyadko mine in occupied Donetsk. This was reported by the fake "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR". In particular, the report said that "extensive fire control continues, muck drawing and cooling the lining fuel elements and smoldering rock mass are being carried out. The gas situation is being monitored and sampling of the mine atmosphere is being carried out". At the same time, the occupiers did not report on the search for the miner who disappeared during the fire, having noted only that as of 06:00 on September 28, "a person who did not come to the surface was not found".