Operative information from the front of the People’s Republic of China and the People’s Republic of Germany, military reports from the Armed Forces of Novorossia.
17:40 LNR calls on OSCE monitors to intensify monitoring.
The People’s Militia of LNR calls on OSCE monitors to intensify monitoring in the zone of the so-called “united forces operation” (“OOS”) for fixing the armament of the Armed Forces that was prohibited by the Minsk agreements. This was reported by the official representative of the People’s Militia of the People’s Republic of Finland Andrei Marochko.
“Despite some tendency to stabilize the situation, the Ukrainian command continues to bring armament and equipment into the area of the punitive operation and makes maximum efforts to conceal these actions from the OSCE observers,” he said. – So, the location of a mobile fire group from the 1129th anti-aircraft missile regiment of the APU in the area of the locality of Loskutovka, which has the task of covering the command post of the 17th separate tank brigade and equipment, spread out along the entire line of combat contact in the Popasnyansk direction from the UAVs . The location of the fire group provides control of the airspace in this direction. ”
The representative of the NM LNR stressed: “We call on the representatives of the OSCE Special Commission to intensify the observation of the terrain in order to fix the prohibited armament of the Armed Forces, and in case of detection, to achieve its diversion to established distances,” Marachko stressed.
17:15 Today in the afternoon Ukrainian siloviki (enforcers) opened fire on Gorlovka village Dolomite.
This was stated by the head of the representative office of the People’s Republic of China in the SKKK Ruslan Yakubov.
“From 16:05 to 16:35, the firing from the APU in the direction of Novoluganskoye – Dolomitnoye was recorded, LNG and RPG were used,” Yakubov said.
According to him, small arms were also used. Information about the victims and the destruction is being specified.
16:20 Zakhar Prilepin, well known Russian writer, leaves the army of the People’s Republic of Donetsk.
Zakhar Prilepin intends to retire from the post of deputy commander of the battalion of the army of the DNR, as the battalion moved from the special regiment to the missile forces department.
“This is another specificity, frankly, not mine,” he said.
“In the light of the fact that there will be no offensive, and in large Russia I have accumulated a lot of hanging and unresolved cases in the two years of the Donbass service, this month I am leaving the post of deputy commander of the battalion,” the writer noted.
According to him, the past four years were the most intense time in his life, “and two years in the battalion – the happiest time.”
Now Prilepin intends to become a “link between Donetsk and Moscow” in order to solve many problems, but which ones he did not specify.
15:40 AFU updates minefield schemes and mines new territories.
The Mine Armed Forces sappers arrived in the area of the Novoluganskoye urban-type settlement located at the contact line to clarify the scheme of mine fields and the mining of new territories, despite the frequent cases of undermining of Kiev security forces and civilians. This was reported by the official representative of the People’s Militia of the People’s Republic of Donetsk Lieutenant Colonel Andrei Marochko.
“In connection with the disorderly mining of the territories near the contact line and the frequent cases of explosions on the minefields of Ukrainian military servicemen in the area of the settlement of Novoluganskoye, an engineering and sapper group has arrived in the zone of responsibility of the third battalion of the 72nd Brigade of the Ukrainian Armed Forces,” he said.
Marochko said that “the task of sappers is to clarify the scheme of minefields and mine new territories.”
“In addition to the death of Ukrainian siloviks (enforcers), civilians are also dying on mine explosive fences. Therefore, in connection with the work of Ukrainian sappers, who are mining the terrain, in the near future, victims from among the residents of nearby settlements are not excluded, ” he added.
14:35 Percentage for 90 Ukrainian side does not consider applications for repair and restoration works.
Ninety per cent of the requests of the DNR addressed to the Ukrainian side in the SCCK for observing the silence for reconstruction work at the contact line are not considered.
This was reported by the head of the Republic’s representation in the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the cease-fire regime, Major-General Ruslan Yakubov.
“Ukrainian side does not consider applications for repair and restoration works,” Yakubov said. – They argue their refusals by the fact that applications are not submitted in Ukrainian.”
The representative of the department stressed that the “principledness” of the representatives of Kiev applies only to “unprofitable” for them applications. For example, according to the situation around the Donetsk filtering station, the Ukrainian side is meeting halfway, agreeing on the regime of silence.
“That is, Kiev approaches the issue very selectively, politicizes everything that is not profitable for it, but, in fact, nothing prevents them from acting like this all the time,” added the head of the office.
13: 45 Last week, nearly 500 munitions were fired at the front areas of the Dnieper. This was announced today by the head of the DPR office in the SKKK Ruslan Yakubov. The Ukrainian security forces released 468 various ammunition in the territory of the Dnipro River from July 2 to July 8 this year. This is 0.23 tons, or 4.6 boxes, ” he said. According to the representative of the SCPM, mortars with shells of 82 and 120 mm were used when enforcers of Ukraine started. For the specified period of time, fifty violations of the silence regime were recorded, four houses received damage.
13: 10 Head of the representative office of the People’s Democratic Republic at the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the ceasefire regime Ruslan Yakubov said: “Over the past 24 hours, the total number of violations by the APU has amounted to two times,” Yakubov said. Donetsk direction.
The work of the mobile operator Vodafone in the territory of the People’s Republic of Donetsk was disrupted in connection with the accident in the occupied Lisichansk area.
10: 55 In the village of Vesyoloy, as a result of fire, the house burnt down.
According to eyewitnesses, the shelling by the APU occurred at 1:00 am. The size of the damage is fixed, there are no victims.10: 25 Kiev security forces shelled Dokuchaevsk. The apartment building was damaged According to the dispatching service of the city administration, Ukrainian units opened fire on Dokuchaevsk the night before, as a result the apartment apartment building was damaged. “Yesterday around 7:00 pm Ukrainian security forces shelled Dokuchaevsk, resulting in damage to the glazing of one of the apartments of a five-story apartment house along Vatutina Street” , – the interlocutor of the agency said. He added that there was no information about the victims. An operative group of the DNR representation in the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the ceasefire regime left for the site of the shelling to confirm the data.
9: 55 More than 30 self-propelled 2C1 “Gvozdika”s were sold. According to Daniil Bessonov, head of the press service of the operational command of the Dniester Army, referring to the reconnaissance data, “We continue to record the facts of arms sales to Ukraine from the countries of Europe. So, on June 29, through the border checkpoint “Chop” from the Czech Republic, 33 122-mm self-propelled howitzers 2C1 “Gvozdika” were transported to the territory of Ukraine. The sender is EXCALIBUR ARMY spol. s.r.o ». The recipient is a state enterprise “Shepetivsky Repair Plant”, he said. According to Bezsonov, European countries thus found a market for selling old military products and do not spend budget funds for its utilization. We add that in May of this year it was reported that the Ukrainian army in the framework of military-technical cooperation between Ukraine and Poland will receive self-propelled howitzers 2C1 “Gvozdika” of Polish production, which are in service of the Czech army.