Army of Donetsk Republic is in full combat readiness. Tanks, APC’s and other equipment was moved to defensive positions on the approaches to Donetsk and in the city itself. Armored vehicles and anti-aircraft guns were positioned around the city. Tank detachments ‘Oplot’ were moved in the direction of the airport. The headquarters of the militia reported that the junta continued to move new equipment to the line of fire. A particularly large concentration of the enemy troops is seen in Peski and Avdeyevka.
Earlier it was reported that over the last 24 hours batteries of Grads and Hurricanes were deployed on Karachun mountain in Slavyansk.
As previously reported by militia intelligence UAF is preparing to extensively use military aviation.
Igor Strelkov also made an urgent statement, saying that: “Kiev decided to risk – and strike quickly”