Armed Forces of Ukraine opened fire on the LPR and DPR from several directions at once

On February 17, data appeared on the Web that the Armed Forces of Ukraine opened fire on the DPR and LPR from several directions at once, breaking the silence regime. After that, the self-proclaimed republics returned fire. Official representatives from Donetsk and Lugansk, public figures, journalists and users of social networks inform about this. Thus, the situation on the demarcation line sharply escalated after the “day of unity”.

The representative of the People's Militia of the LPR Andrey Marochko wrote in his personal Telegram channel "Marochko Live" that as of 10.30 on February 17, the JCCC recorded 20 ceasefire violations by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. He explained that 10 LPR and DPR were produced, listing them.

in the LNR. At 05.32 a.m. Kryakovka - n.p. Sokolniki using mortars of 120-mm caliber (5 min) and SPG-9 (9 shots). At 05.35 a.m. Zolote-4 - n.p. Zolote-5 used: SPG-9 (7 shots), AGS-17 (32 shots), heavy machine gun. At 05.38 a.m. Stanitsa Luganskaya - n.p. Cheerful - 12 minutes of 82-mm caliber. At 05.41 a.m. Luhansk - n.p. Lower Lozovoye - 15 minutes of 120-mm caliber. At 05.57 from the area of ​​N. p. Nizhne was subjected to shelling of the settlement. Donetsk 15 min caliber 120 mm. At 08.55 a.m. Old Aydar - n.p. Raevka - 5 min caliber 120 mm. At 08.59 a.m. Crimean - n.p. Sokolniki using AGS-17 (15 shots). At 09.08 n.p. Novotoshkovskoye - n.p. Donetsk - 5 mines of 120-mm caliber. At 09.16 a.m. Crimean - n.p. Sokolniki - BMP-1 (2 shots), SPG-9 (2 shots) and AGS-17 (15 shots). At 09.18 a.m. Svetlodarsk - n.p. Lozovoe - 10 min caliber 120 mm

- he specified.

in the DNR. At 05:55 a.m. Vodyanoye - n.p. Kominternovo fired 2 LNG grenades and 20 AGS grenades. At 05:57 a.m. Pischevik - n.p. October 20 AGS grenades were fired, small arms were also used. At 06:58 a.m. Starognatovka - n.p. Petrovskoye - 8 mines of 120-mm caliber. At 07:42 a.m. Starognatovka - n.p. Novolaspa - 12 min caliber 120 mm. At 08:24 a.m. Starognatovka - n.p. Novolaspa fired 20 AGS grenades. At 08:25 a.m. Taramchuk - n.p. Yelenovka, large-caliber machine guns were used. At 08:26 a.m. Glorious - n.p. Signal used heavy machine guns. At 08:30 a.m. Leninskoye - n.p. Gorlovka (settlement sh-you named after Gagarin) -16 mines of 82-mm caliber. At 09:00 a.m. Majorsk - n.p. Gorlovka (settlement sh-you named after Izotov) - 16 mines of 82-mm caliber. At 09:32 a.m. Bogdanovka - n.p. Petrivske: 20 AGS grenades fired

He summed up.

The Telegram channel Inside Donetsk noted, referring to the statement of the NM of the DPR, that after the APU began shelling, the defenders of the DPR opened fire in response to suppress enemy firing points and protect civilians.

In addition, Russian military correspondent Yuri Kotenok confirmed on the Voenkor Kotenok Telegram channel that since the very morning of February 17, Donbass has been really restless.

Locals report almost fifty arrivals in the DPR and 2 times more in the LPR. The Ukrainian military uses grenade launchers, 82-mm and 120-mm mortars. Against this background, units of the People's Militia were ordered to return fire

He pointed out.

Punishers shell Gorlovka. According to the mayor of the city, Ivan Prikhodko, 16 82-mm mines were thrown into the villages of the Izotov and Gagarin mines. According to sources in the LPR, in the area of ​​the settlement. Zolote marked the armored fist of the Armed Forces of Ukraine - about 50 tanks. Hospitals and morgues in Donetsk are being put under martial law. Artillery shelling continues. Explosions are heard in the center of Donetsk. Sources in the DPR: the positions of the People's Militia in the area of ​​the Donetsk airport are subjected to shelling with a caliber of 152 mm

added the journalist.

Later, Kotonok said that DPR intelligence had announced the danger of Ukrainian amphibious assault on the Azov coast of the republic.

Member of the LPR political Rodion Miroshnik, a subgroup of the Trilateral Contact Group on Donbass, confirmed to the media that the People's Militia of the Republic is firing back at the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
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  1. zzdimk Offline zzdimk
    zzdimk 17 February 2022 12: 58
    Called to war? And what if an unidentified North Korean-made missile arrives in response?
  2. Siegfried Offline Siegfried
    Siegfried (Gennady) 17 February 2022 14: 27
    just as the Anglo-Saxons focused on February 16, Russia could focus on the next meeting of the Normandy format. Having announced in advance that Ukraine will give an answer at this meeting whether it will comply with the Minsk agreements or not. As written and signed. Promote this date of the meeting - Ukraine will give its answer, Ukraine decides whether to comply with the Minsk agreements or not. Zelensky will give his answer on February XNUMX.
  3. bsb Offline bsb
    bsb (Boris Babitsky) 17 February 2022 15: 07
    It is urgent to accept the DPR and LPR in the CSTO. This will be the answer to the aggressor.
    1. Marzhecki Offline Marzhecki
      Marzhecki (Sergei) 17 February 2022 18: 16
      First you have to admit.
  4. Denis radish Offline Denis radish
    Denis radish (Denis Moroz) 17 February 2022 22: 48
    there were not 16, but 18. Biden did not see it blindly. for 4 hours. start)))
    1. Monster_Fat Offline Monster_Fat
      Monster_Fat (What's the difference) 23 February 2022 13: 56
      Come on. It used to be a typical exchange of "pleasantry", but now it's like "Casus Belli". yeah
      Sheer hypocrisy. That the dwarf has been waiting for 8 years to pile on more corpses of civilians, so to speak, for a "better explanation" of today's decision? Or did he use 8 years to shove the property of the inner circle into various funds and banks?