“Military hardware and strongholds of militia fighters have been destroyed,” Andrei Lysenko said, adding that there had been reports about the destruction of a Grad multiple rocket launcher system.
A militia's checkpoint has been destroyed near the town of Makeyevka, he says. “Information about enemy losses in hardware and personnel is being specified,” he added.
“A phosphorous bomb was dropped on the town of Makeyevka near the Krasnaya Zvezda coalmine,” the press service said. “Local residents report about Ukrainian planes flying on a daily basis over the settlement of Zaroshchenskoye, Shakhtyorsk district, dropping bombs,” it said. A tube plant is burning in the town of Khartsyzsk (Donetsk region) after an air strike by Ukrainian law enforcers, according to the press service.