On August 4, the People’s Militia of the Donetsk People’s Republic reported that more than 300 shells, including those equipped with PMF-1 (Lepestok) anti-personnel mines, were fired from the Ukrainian side on the territory of the Republic.
As of 9 p.m. on August 4, 20 civilians suffered from the explosions on PFM mines. One of the injured died in hospital as a result of the injury.
On August 4, the AFU shelled the center of the city of Donetsk. One of the attacks targeted the drama theater, where the farewell to the colonel of the People’s Militia of the DPR Olga Kachura (known by the call sign Korsa) took place. She was killed a day before in Gorlovka.
The ceremony was attended by DPR military and political officials.
Another attack hit the Donbass Palace, a hotel where Russian and foreign journalists stay.
The attacks on the city center were carried out from the AFU positions in the area of the settlement of Karlovka, and precisely with the use of NATO-style 155 mm caliber weapons. This is the area of responsibility of the 56th Separate Motorized Infantry Brigade, commander – Colonel Sergey Anatolyevich Sirchenko. The chief of artillery of the 56 brigade is Colonel Artem Yurievich Puchkov.
At the moment, the number of victims as a result of the shelling of the Voroshilovsky district is 13 people (8 were killed, 5 wounded).
Killed: women born in 1973, 1961, 1956, a girl born in 2010, men born in 1995, 1997
Personal data on 2 victims are being clarified.
“We note the special cynicism of the criminals of the Kiev regime, who hastened to assure the world community of their alleged non-involvement in today’s tragedy.
We remind Ukrainian criminals, and all those who unconditionally believe them, that NATO-made 155 mm caliber weapons, used for attacks on civilians of Donbass precisely and exclusively by the AFU.” DPR representative in the JCCC reported.
On August 4, the town of Toretsk came under artillery fire. The outskirts and the central part of the city were shelled. 8 people were reportedly killed, including 7 civilians and 1 police officer. 4 people were injured, including 3 children.
According to local reports, the AFU shelled another penal colony. The attack targeted the 124th colony in the DPR. As a result of the strike, victims were reported. Their number is yet to be clarified. Presumably, prisoners of war are also kept in this colony.
These are only a few targets hit by the nazi Kiev regime in the Donetsk People’s Republic on August 4. The other regions that are under Russian control were also hit by Ukrainian forces.
According to the pro-Russian military-civil administration of the Zaporozhye region, four Ukrainian missiles hit an agricultural facility in the village of Gusarka in the Zaporozhye region. Hangars were destroyed, agricultural machinery and equipment for threshing grain were damaged. No casualties were reported as a result of the attack.
The head of the military-civil administration of the Kherson region claimed that last night Russian air defense systems intercepted 16 of the 18 missiles fired at Kherson from the US-made HIMARS MLRS.
“Of the 18 missiles, 16 were shot down, and two simply did not reach the city,” the official said.
The Russian territory was also targeted by Ukrainian Tochka-U missiles.
Two people were injured during the shelling by the AFU of the village of Klimovo in the Bryansk region was carried out by Ukraine. Three Ukrainian missiles were shot down over a village.
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