Summary: Reported attacks in the Donetsk, Lugansk, Mariupol and Gorlovka
News Summary militia of New Russia for the past day (as of 8.00 May 24, 2015)
During the day the situation in the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republic remained tense.
Around the edge there is increased activity of sabotage and reconnaissance groups of the enemy.
At 17.34 May 23, 2015 car, which moved the battalion commander, 14 territorial defense Brain AB, was ambushed on a road section Alchevsk - Mikhaylovka. The attack Brain AB and 7 people died.
At 17.50 when returning from Donetsk to Soledar during the nomination to the checkpoint "Gorlovka" (about 1.5 km away) to the side of the checkpoint, "Majorcan" controlled Bandera, in the neutral zone the car in which there were Head of the Russian group STSKK Colonel-General AI Lentsov officer and two officers who accompanied him, was fired from small arms. Being in the car representatives STSKK not injured.
About all the facts of sabotage informed Manual CMM OSCE and the APU.
During the day, there were 40 cases of violations of Ukrainian troops ceasefire (including night - 23).Of these, shelling - 1 mortar - 19 shelling from tanks - 2 of BMP - 3, from small arms - 15.
At the direction of Donetsk - 15 violations (including night - 8). Among them: the shelling of mortars - 8 of BMP - 2), of small arms - 5.
Continued heavy shelling region of Donetsk airport. During the day the position of armed forces units DNI fired eight times (including five times at night).
APU six times opened fire with mortars and small arms fire twice.
On Gorlovka direction - 8 disorders (including night - 1). Of these, shelling - 1 mortar - 3, gunfire - 4.
As a result of a mortar attack AF units DNI near the village of Nizhne Lozove killed two militiamen.The same number were wounded.
In Mariupol direction - 3 disorders (including one night time). Once used mortars and small arms twice.
At the direction of Lugansk - 4 of violation (three attacks perpetrated during the night). Once used artillery, mortars twice and once opened fire from tank guns.
Continues to ignore the command of the troops of the junta claims the Minsk agreement on February 12, 2015
During the day, the intelligence services of the Armed Forces and the People's Militia DNI LC opened dislocation four MLRS BM-21 "Grad" in the children's recreation camp "Friendship", located on the northeastern outskirts of the village Ore (51 north of Donetsk).
In addition, Spevakovku (60 km northwest of Luhansk) profits of up to seven plants MLRS BM-21 "Grad. The personnel of the department equips position on the western edge of the forest south of Spevakovki.