16 August 2016. Donetsk. Recent news of Donbass — in the review of Federal news Agency.

Review relevant information from posted by Ilya of Murom.


“New Russia news: the DNR is fighting for Gorlovka, AFU do not spare shells for LC., the Georgians and NATO at the borders of Donbass, Donetsk get a anthem.
At Gorlovka, fierce clashes between the fighters of the Donetsk people’s Republic and the Armed forces of Ukraine, LC under artillery fire, the DNI will ensure the protection of SCCC.


Fighting near Gorlovka
According to the militia DND in the area yasinovatskiy checkpoint and Gorlovka (especially hot in zaytsevo) clashes with the APU. Actively used artillery. In addition, under the fire of the Armed forces of Ukraine are the Western part of Makeyevka, Donetsk and artillery fire in the area Yasinovataya and Dokuchaevsk. It is noted that in the area Staroignatevki night was heavy fighting, actively used small arms. At the same time under Telmanovo was an artillery duel.
According to the Ministry of defence of the Donetsk people’s Republic, overall last night was released 229 artillery shells and mines by the Armed forces of Ukraine. It is reported that from 19:30 to 05:20 APU released 97 artillery shells caliber 122 mm and 152 (such calibers banned by the Minsk agreements) and 132 mines and 82 caliber of 120 millimeters. Moreover, the defense Ministry said that the Ukrainian army is actively used infantry fighting vehicles, small arms, heavy machine guns and grenade launchers. In the result of Ukrainian shelling was damaged gas pipeline and distribution power lines in Dokuchaevsk. Overall damage got eight houses in the DNI.
APU do not spare shells for the LC
As the headquarters of the militia LNR, Kiev security forces fire covered the territory of the Luhansk people’s Republic. Under fire were settlements Pervomaisk, Kalinovka and near the monument to Prince Igor.
It is reported that the Ukrainian army was actively used mortars caliber 82 mm, hand-held antitank grenade launchers. In addition, the village Lugansk Ukrainian tank worked. In total, according to LC, for the territory of the Republic were issued 100 rounds.
Power DND sent to rest in Taganrog 750 children
From the front-line of Donetsk in the Russian Taganrog, which is located on the coast of the Azov sea for three weeks were sent a large group of children. This was reported by the leading specialist of the Ministry of education and science DND Igor Makushenko. According to Makushenko among sent to the rest of the children not just children from Donetsk, but also from Yenakiyevo, Debaltsevo, Makeyevka, Khartsyzsk, Torez and telmanovskiy and Novoazovskiy district. Children will spend their vacation at the Wellness center “Romashka”, which is located on the coast of the Azov sea, 30 km from Taganrog.
DNR will provide protection SCCC
According to the official representative of the Ministry of defence DND Eduardo Baturina, the representatives of the Russian Federation in the Joint center for control and coordination (JCCC) has asked the leadership of the DNI to strengthen security measures at points of observation. This is due to the frequent shelling by the Ukrainian army. Basurin noted that the command of the Republic has decided to allocate the Russian representatives personal protective equipment for use in paragraphs SCCC which are located on the line of contact. It will be bulletproof vests and helmets.
The shelling of the observation post JCCC
APU fighters from small arms fired at the observation post of the Russian side in the Joint center for control and coordination of ceasefire (SCCC) under Yasinovataya. According to the Deputy commander of the operational command of the DPR Eduard Basurin, at the moment of attack with the Russian officers SCCC near the point were employees of the OSCE. It is reported that as a result of bombardment nobody has suffered.
NATO in the ranks of the APU
The intelligence of the Donetsk people’s Republic reported on the transfer of Donbass group of Georgian fighters and trainers in the form of NATO. It is also reported that under Gorlovka delivered by rocket artillery.
According to the operational command, 5 km from the front line, near the town of Dzerzhinsk, identified four installation MLRS “Grad”. 25 km from the front in Konstantinovka is spanned by two railway consisting of tanks, self-propelled guns and infantry fighting vehicles. In the village of Stepnoye in the area Volnovakha, under the control of Kiev, recorded six self-propelled howitzers “acacia” caliber 152 mm. According to Eduard Basurin, Krasnogorovka profits up to 100 mercenaries from Georgia and instructors specimen in the form of NATO.
The unions of the LC and of France unite
The Secretary General of the French trade Union of railway workers “Trapp” Axel Persson is confident that the cooperation of trade unions LNR and France will help in the fight against organized by Kyiv’s blockade of Donbass. According to him, Luhansk, and the French need to create a close relationship and share information. He stressed that the main weapon of this war — not just tanks, but above all, solidarity between the two peoples.
Anthem Of Donetsk
Donetsk authorities presented to the residents the potential anthem of the city — the song “My Donetsk”. It is reported that the vote held on the official pages and accounts of the municipality on the Internet. The spokesman said that the song was recorded by the General Director of Donetsk state academic Philharmonic society Alexander Paretsky and a student of the Department of musical art of the stage of Donetsk state music Academy. Prokofiev Alina Kovyrshin. It is reported that the music for the song were written by Roman Kachalov, working as a senior lecturer at the Academy of music. The author of the words was made by the Chairman of the Union of architects of the DND Alexander Peshekhonov.
In a press-service of administration of Donetsk also added that large cities, especially the capital, should be your anthem, you were proud of the townspeople. In case of positive result of the vote recognize the song the official anthem of the capital of the DNI and will perform in honor of the city Day which will take place on August 28.”

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