According to reports, as a result of the aggression, a soldier of the Donetsk People’s Police was killed and another seriously wounded”. A citizen was also killed at one of the public transport stations, due to shelling with 120 mm mortar shells. .
The People’s Police of the self-proclaimed Republic of Donetsk announced Monday that one of its soldiers died and another was seriously injured as a result of the bombardment by Ukrainian forces with 122mm artillery and 120mm mortars.
A statement from the Popular Police indicates that a citizen also died at one of the public transport stations.
According to the same source on Sunday night, the Ukrainian security forces opened fire with 122mm artillery and 120mm mortars in the Komenterenovo region. In total, the forces fired around 12 shells and detonated 50 mines.
“The situation remains critical on the line of contact. The Ukrainian forces do not give up their attempts to destabilize the situation in the Republic and strike terror in the hearts of citizens,” the note says.
For his part, Al Mayadeen’s correspondent in Donetsk announced that shelling on several axes had eased, amid continued tension, adding that clashes are taking place on the line of contact between Donetsk and Ukrainian police forces.
He noted that “the Ukrainians blew up an ammunition depot belonging to the Donetsk forces in Azovsky,” and that “they are trying to neutralize the attacking group.”
Meanwhile, the Al Mayadeen reporter in Crimea explained that the attack by Ukrainian forces in Azovsky is the second of its kind and is a dangerous development.
Attempted sabotage of the railways
“At approximately 4:45 a.m. on February 21, a Ukrainian saboteur blew himself up at the entrance to the market near the train station while trying to plant an explosive device,” police said in a statement today, adding that a search of the place found next to the remains a “bag with a second explosive device”.
Today, Al Mayadeen’s correspondent in Crimea reported that volunteers arrived in Donbass to provide humanitarian assistance to its residents.
The Donetsk police also announced that the situation on the contact line remains critical and that the Ukrainian forces continue their attempts to destabilize the Republic.
Ukraine violates Donetsk ceasefire 54 times in 24 hours
The representative office of the Ceasefire Coordination Center of the Donetsk People’s Republic announced that Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 54 times in 24 hours, using weapons prohibited by the Minsk agreements.
Rusia anuncia la llegada de 61 000 refugiados
El ministro interino de Situaciones de Emergencia de la Federación Rusa, Alexander Choprian, dijo que hasta el cierre de ayer domingo más de 61 000 refugiados de las Repúblicas Populares de Donetsk y Lugansk habían cruzado la frontera rusa.
Señaló que nueve trenes cargados de refugiados partieron hacia otras regiones de la Federación Rusa el último día.
Cabe destacar que dos civiles murieron, ayer domingo, durante un intento de penetración y ataque lanzado por el ejército ucraniano en la zona residencial de Pionirsky, que fue enfrentada por las fuerzas populares.
Puesto de control del Servicio Federal de Seguridad de la Federación de Rusia fue destruido en un bombardeo ucraniano en la región de Rostov, no se reportaron heridos.
A citizen was also killed at one of the public transport stations, due to shelling with 120 mm mortar shells. .