The insurgents intend to seize a village in the Luhansk region, which is in a grey area. About it reported in a press-service of the Luhansk regional military-civil administration.
According OVGA Lugansk militants want to seize the village Youth. Legally it belongs to the Popasnyansky area and is situated in the so-called “grey zone”. In the village there is neither Ukrainian forces nor armed gangs “LNR”. In the village is now home to about 300 people.
“Thus, terrorists want to increase its presence in connection with the possible opening of a new automobile checkpoint in Gold. Speech, in particular, about the establishment within the village strongholds of the militants. That is why in recent days has sharply increased the number of attacks in the area of Popasna” – said the head of the Luhansk EVGA Georgy Tuka.
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On air of TV channel “112 Ukraine” Tuka said that attempts to capture (settlement Youth, – ed.) really were.
“The terrorists tried to make their foothold in this village. Came across a decent answer Mat, stepped back, but then again in the afternoon made another attempt. I have no information whether it is them. In my opinion, it is because they want to get closer to the location CPW, which we equip with Gold,” – said the head of Luhansk OVGA.
Tuk suggested that the objective of capturing the Youth “to reduce so-called “gray zone”, even though all settlements due to the Minsk agreements”.
“There is also information, the gas, which belongs to Mr. Boyko, disconnected from the gas supply Severodonetsk CHP, having left without heating of more than 600 homes, schools, hospitals, kindergartens. I had to take hostage the management of regional gas, and the heat restored. Required heat in the house by MPs from Mr. Boyko, from the local Council,” added Tuck.
Recall that in the Petrovsky district of Donetsk, the rebels are gaining strength and technique to be further applied in the direction of Marinka.