The situation in the area of ATO

MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement

Headline: The situation in the area of ATO

Border
guards are continuing to perform the tasks on boundary line between the ATO
forces and the militants. For the past day there were no shellings
of the positions with border guards serving. There was recorded the unmanned
air vehicle flight in the ATO area.

The border
guards in cooperation with representatives of fiscal authorities detained 3
automobiles trying to move consumer products, mobile phones and medicines
through the entry-exit checkpoints of “Novotroitske”,
“Maryinka” and “Zaitsevo”
onto the uncontrolled territory. The confiscated property estimated at over 70
thousand hryvnyas was transferred to the Fiscal
Service representatives.

Another
car, moving from the uncontrolled territory was stopped by the inspection group
at the “Zaitsevo” BCP. The vehicle was
carrying more than half a ton of copper and lead. Estimated at more than 46
thousand hryvnyas confiscated items were transferred
to the representatives of the joint mobile team.

Two trucks
carrying humanitarian supplies of the charity organization “Dobrota”, crossed the
entry-exit checkpoint “Zaitsevo”. The
vehicles were carrying more than 8.5 tons of food for the residents of Donetsk.