The armed forces have delivered the most powerful strikes in the Donbas over the past few years, Avia.pro reports.
According to available information, large-caliber mortars, field artillery, tanks and infantry fighting vehicles were used in the attacks.
The blows were applied to the airport area and outskirts in,,, Spartak, Peski, Zhabunki, Oktyabrsky.
The mass media of the self-proclaimed republics of Donbass report on the wounded and killed among the civilian population. Ukrainian media report on the killed militias and destroyed military equipment of the DPR and LPR.
The head of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR), in a commentary on RT, said that the situation was “tense.” According to him, “at the moment Ukraine is ready for full-fledged military operations, whether such an order is issued or not, time will tell, but Ukraine has such an opportunity.”
As Rambler reported, since April 2014, Ukraine has been conducting a military operation against the Lugansk and Donetsk People's Republics, which declared their independence. The issue of resolving the situation in Donbass is regularly discussed, including during the meetings of the contact group in Minsk and during the negotiations in the “Normandy format”. At the same time, Kiev refuses to conduct direct negotiations with the uncontrolled territories.
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