Daily Situation on the Front Line: Ukraine ~ 28 April 2021
Donetsk People’s Republic
Units of the Ukrainian army fired at the DPR four times in a day. This was announced today by the representation of the Republic in the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the Ceasefire (JCCC).
“The northern suburb of Donetsk, the village of Spartak, the villages of Krutaya Balka and Staromikhaylovka, as well as the vicinity of the village of Kominternovo in the south of the DPR, were under fire from the Kiev army. Anti-tank guided missiles, mortars with a caliber of 120 mm, grenade launchers (RPG, LNG), machine guns were used. The Ukrainian side in the JCCC ignored all Donetsk’s requests to establish a ceasefire, ”the ministry said in a statement.
In violation of the third clause of additional measures, it was revealed that eighteen units of weapons and military equipment of the VFU were located near residential buildings and municipal facilities in the territory controlled by Ukraine.
Luhansk People’s Republic
The security forces of Ukraine violated the ceasefire in the area of responsibility of the LPR five times a day. This was reported by the representative office of the Republic in the JCCC.
“Areas of Zolote-5, the urban-type settlement Kalinovo, the village of Logvinovo and the village of Molodezhnoe were bombarded. The fire was conducted from 82-mm mortars, automatic heavy-duty grenade launchers AGS-17 and hand-held anti-tank grenade launchers RPG-7, ”the JCCC said.
Kiev security forces deployed armored vehicles in the residential area of Popasna and on the outskirts of the village of Vyskriva. This was reported by the press service of the People’s Police Department of the LPR.
“In the area of responsibility of the 92nd brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, our observers recorded the deployment of one armored personnel carrier in a residential area of the Popasnaya settlement along Bakhmutskaya Street and one armored personnel carrier on the outskirts of the village of Vyskriva,” the defense department of the Republic said.
The press center of the headquarters of the so-called Joint Forces Operation (“Joint Forces”) stated that the divisions of the LDNR armies over the past day allegedly violated the ceasefire in Donbass 11 times. One soldier was injured.
“For example, near Vodyanoye, the enemy opened fire on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine from 120 mm mortars prohibited by the Minsk agreements, and from an anti-tank missile system near the settlement of Opytnoye. Not far from Mayorskoye, hand-held anti-tank grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms were used.
Also, the enemy fired from heavy anti-tank and automatic heavy grenade launchers near Talakovka, Lugansk, Kamenka and Pavlopol. Near Shyrokyne, the enemy fired from small arms. One member of the Joint Forces was wounded as a result of the fire. He was promptly provided with medical assistance and taken to a hospital. The state of health of the wounded is satisfactory, “the OOS headquarters said.
Original Source (Russian)