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Jul 11 2021

Sea Breeze-2021 Exercises Ended With Secret Documents Leaked

Click to see full-size image The joint Sea Breeze-2021 exercises in the Black Sea have officially been completed, according to the commander of the Ukrainian Navy Alexey Neizhpapa. The exercises aimed at containing Russia begun on June 28 and ended on July 10 The large drills were marked with several provocations in the Russian territorial waters that ended with NATO warships fleeing. The final point of the SeaBreeze 2021 was another failure. More than four thousand servicemen from 32 countries, including the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Georgia, the Netherlands and others were deployed in the Black Sea. The exercises …

Jul 7 2021

Kiev Stirs The Pot In Eastern Ukraine

Support SouthFront To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video DEAR FRIENDS. IF YOU LIKE THIS TYPE OF CONTENT, SUPPORT SOUTHFRONT WORK : Monero (XMR): 49HqitRzdnhYjgTEAhgGpCfsjdTeMbUTU6cyR4JV1R7k2Eej9rGT8JpFiYDa4tZM6RZiFrHmMzgSrhHEqpDYKBe5B2ufNsLBTC: bc1qw4cxpe6sxa5dg6sdwxjph959cw6yztrzl4r54sBITCOINCASH: qq3vlashthktqpeppuv7trmw070e3mydgq63zq348vOR CONTACT US : [email protected] Kiev is, once again, back at its attempts to stir the pot in Eastern Ukraine. Over the last several days, the Ukrainian Armed Forces (UAF) claimed to have lost two of its servicemen in Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) shelling, while several others were injured. All of the casualties are from the 93rd brigade, a 37-year-old major by the …

Jul 6 2021

Kiev Claims New Losses In Donbass, DPR Warns They Are Fake

Support SouthFront ILLUSRATIVE IMAGE: Forces of the Donetsk People’s Republic On July 5, three Ukrainian servicemen were wounded, another one was killed as a result of shelling in Eastern Ukraine. This was reported by the press center of the Joint Forces Operation. “Today, on July 05, the armed formations of the Russian Federation once again violated the ceasefire regime and fired at the positions of Ukrainian defenders in the area of responsibility of the operational-tactical group EAST. As a result of the shelling, one serviceman was killed, three were injured, ” the message on Facebook reads. The victim was identified …

Jul 6 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On July 6, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Pesky targeted DPR positions in Veseloe with grenade launchers2. UAF in Marinka targeted DPR positions in Aleksandrovka with grenade launchers3. UAF in Taramchuk targeted DPR positions in Elenovka with grenade launchers4. UAF in Berezovoe targeted DPR positions in Yasnoe with grenade launchers5. UAF in Mirnoe shelled DPR positions in Staromarievka with mortars6. UAF in Granitnoe shelled DPR positions in Grigorovka with mortars7. DPR forces in Donetsk city targeted UAF positions in Pesky with grenade launchers8. DPR forces in Donetsk city targeted UAF positions in Avdievka with 120-mm artillery The Donetsk …

Jul 6 2021

DPR/LPR Call For U.S. To Be Included In Normandy Format, As Ukraine Signals It Can “Easily Retake Part Of Donbass”

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image The self-proclaimed Luhansk and Donetsk People’s Republics proposed holding a meeting at the level of advisers to the heads of state of the Normandy Four Format. The DPR and LPR however deem it necessary that the US also participates, so that the negotiations can be restarted to resolve the conflict in Eastern Ukraine. “Considering the constructive outcome of the recent summit of the leaders of Russia and the United States in this matter, as well as the high level of influence of the United States on Ukrainian politics, holding such a meeting would …

Jul 5 2021

Despite Ukraine Calling Sea Breeze-2021 “Greatest”, It Unlikely To Intimidate Russia

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image Russia looks outside its traditional sphere of interest to demonstrate it will protect its sovereignty. Written by Paul Antonopoulos, independent geopolitical analyst The U.S.-NATO Sea Breeze-2021 exercise, with the participation of Ukraine and other regional states, reflects the growing confrontation between the West and Russia, as well as the armed provocations aimed at pressuring Moscow. The annual Sea Breeze-2021 exercise between the U.S., Ukraine, and 30 other countries began on June 28 in the northwestern Black Sea and will end on July 10. The exercise involves 32 ships, 40 aircraft and 5,000 troops. In Kiev, …

Jul 4 2021

Death Toll Rises In Eastern Ukraine Amid Joint NATO Sea Breeze Exercise

Support SouthFront Illustrative image Amid the Kiev’s glorious reports of major joint naval drills with NATO member-states in the Black Sea, there is still a military crisis in Eastern Ukraine that is claiming lives of soldiers from both sides. On July 4, a serviceman of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (UAF) was killed as a result of shelling in the Donbas region. This is reported by the press service of the Joint Forces Operation on Facebook. “Since the beginning of the day, 5 violations of the ceasefire regime have been recorded… one serviceman from the Joint Forces was fatally injured,” …

Jul 3 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On July 3, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Pesky shelled Mineralnoe with 120-mm artillery, 42 times2. UAF in Krasnogorovka shelled Staromikhailovka with grenade launchers3. UAF in Vodyanoe shelled Leninskoe with 82-mm and 120-mm artillery4. UAF in Starognatovka shelled Belaya Kamenka with 120-mm artillery5. UAF in Nevelskoe shelled Staromikhailovka with 120-mm artillery6. DPR forces in Donetsk city shelled UAF in Pesky with 82-mm artillery7. DPR forces in Donetsk city shelled UAF in Avdiivka with 122-mm and 120-mm artillery8. DPR forces in Staromikhailovka shelled UAF in Krasnogorovka with grenade launchers MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jul 3 2021

No Calm In The Black Sea: New Incident Involves Ukrainian Fishing Vessel And Russian Warships

Support SouthFront Source: RIA Novosti / Ilya Pitalev Reports about the provocations of NATO warships in the Black Sea have not yet left the headlines of the media, but Kiev has once again found a reason to accuse Russia of violations of maritime laws in southern waters. On July 3, a private Ukrainian fishing vessel with four people on board crashed in the north-western Black Sea area and send a distress signal. According to the National Center for Defense Management of the Russian Federation, a rocket boat Ivanovets of the Russian Black Sea Fleet was sent to help the Ukrainian …

Jun 27 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On June 27, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Pesky shelled DPR positions in Veseloe with 120-mm artillery2. UAF in Pesky shelled DPR positions in Donetsk city with 120-mm artillery3. UAF in Krasnogorovka shelled DPR positions in Staromikhailovka with 120-mm artillery4. UAF in Granitnoe shelled DPR positions in Novaya Marievka with 120-mm artillery5. UAF in Vodyanoe shelled DPR positions in Leninskoe with 120-mm artillery6. UAF in Talakovka shelled DPR positions in Zaichenko with 120-mm artillery7. DPR forces in Donetsk city shelled UAF positions in Pesky with 120-mm artillery8. DPR forces in Zaichenko shelled UAF positions in Talakovka 120-mm artillery9. …

Jun 24 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On June 24, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Mayorsk shelled the 6/7 Mine in Gorlovka with grenade launchers2. UAF in Pivdenne shelled the Gagarin Mine in Gorlovka with 120-mm artillery3. UAF in Novoselovka shelled DPR positions in Krasniy Partizan 120-mm artillery4. UAF in Krasnogorovka shelled DPR positions in Staromikhailovka with grenade launchers5. UAF in Marinka shelled DPR positions in Aleksandrovka with grenade launchers6. UAF in Starognatovka shelled DPR positions in Novolaspa 120-mm artillery7. DPR forces in Krasniy Partizan shelled UAF positions in Novoselovka with 82-mm artillery8. DPR forces in Gorlovka shelled UAF positions in Mayorsk with grenade launchers9. …

Jun 22 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On June 22, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Pesky targeted DPR positions in Lozovoe with 82-mm artillery, killing three and seriously injuring 1 member of the DPR militia2. DPR in Donetsk city targeted UAF positions in Pesky with grenade launchers3. DPR forces in Donetsk city shelled UAF positions in Krasnogorovka with 120-mm artillery4. DPR forces in Spartak targeted UAF positions in Avdiivka with grenade launchers5. DPR forces in Kominternovo shelled UAF positions in Gnutove with grenade launchers6. DPR forces in Leninskoe targeted UAF positions in Vodyanoe with grenade launchers7. DPR forces in Donetsk targeted UAF positions in Mayorsk …

Jun 22 2021

Ukraine And UK To Build Warships, Establish Naval Bases Together

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image Ukraine and Great Britain have agreed on the joint construction of warships and bases for the domestic Navy, the press service of the Defense Ministry of Ukraine announced. On June 21 in Odesa aboard the HMS DEFENDER missile destroyer of the Royal Navy, Defence Procurement Minister of Great Britain Jeremy Quin and Deputy Defense Minister of Ukraine Oleksandr Myroniuk signed “a memorandum on maritime partnership projects between the UK industry consortium and the Ukrainian Navy,” the ministry said. In particular, the memorandum provides for the joint design and construction of warships in Ukraine …

Jun 22 2021

Ukraine Prepared For Joint Space Program With Turkey

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image Ukraine can carry out many joint projects with Turkey in the field of space as in the defense industry, the head of the State Space Agency of Ukraine said. In an interview with Anadolu Agency, Volodymyr Taftay evaluated Ukraine’s space program and the possibilities of cooperation between Ankara and Kiev in the field of space. Kiev is quite open to cooperation, and together with Ankara they could reach success in space. He also said they would like to visit the Turkish Space Agency in the second half of this year and discuss opportunities …

Jun 21 2021

Kiev’s Desperate Attempts To Provoke New War In Ukraine: 4 DPR Soldiers Killed Near Donetsk

Support SouthFront Illustrative image According to the reports of the People’s Militia of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR), on June 21, in the north-western suburbs of the city of Donetsk, four DPR soldiers were killed and five more were injured as a result of shelling by Ukrainian troops. “Today, at 10.10 a.m., as a result of mortar fire on the positions of the People’s Militia units near the Lozove settlement, three of our servicemen were killed by the 28th separate motorized infantry brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and another was seriously wounded,” the report reads. According to the …

Jun 18 2021

Large Blast Hits Gas Pipeline In Capital Of Lugansk People’s Republic (Video)

Support SouthFront Last night, a large blast erupted at a gas pipeline in the city of Lugansk, the capital of the self-proclaimed Lugansk People’s Republic in eastern Ukraine. Local authorities reported no casualties in the incident. Despite this, the blast became only the latest in a long series of explosions, saboteur attacks and IED ambushes that hit villages and cities controlled by self-defense forces of the Lugansk and Donetsk People’s Republics. According to local sources, the Ukrainian side has been actively working to destabilize the situation in the region. Regardless, the real source of the recent explosion in Lugansk, the …

Jun 15 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On June 15, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Vodyanoe shelled DPR positions in Leninskoe with 120-mm artillery2. UAF in Pavlopil shelled DPR positions in Sosnovskoe with 120-mm artillery3. UAF in Pavlopil shelled DPR positions in Ukrainskoe with 120-mm artillery4. UAF in Opytne shelled DPR positions in Zhabunky with grenade launchers5. DPR forces in Leninskoe targeted UAF positions in Vodyanoe with grenade launchers6. DPR forces in Ukrainskoe targeted UAF positions in Pavlopil with grenade launchers MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jun 12 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On June 12, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Novgorodske shelled Mikhailovka with 82-mm artillery2. UAF in Pivdenne shelled the Gagarin mine in Gorlovka with 82-mm artillery3. UAF in Vodyanoe shelled DPR positions in Leninskoe with grenade launchers4. UAF in Starognatovka shelled DPR positions in Novolaspa with 82-mm artillery5. DPR forces in Spartak targeted UAF positions in Opytne with grenade launchers6. DPR forces in Gorlovka shelled UAF positions in Pivdenne with grenade launchers7. DPR forces in Novolaspa targeted UAF positions in Starognatovka with 82-mm artillery8. DPR forces in Leninskoe targeted UAF positions in Vodyanoe with grenade launchers MORE ON …

Jun 12 2021

Ukrainian Diversionists Shot Dead Five Men In Luhansk. Reasons And Consequences

Support SouthFront Illustrative image At night on June 11, servicemen of the Ukrainian Armed Forces (UAF) carried out a diversion attack on the observation post of the Luhansk People’s Republic (LPR) forces, killing five members of the LPR People’s Militia. The Ukrainian Armed Forces deny all charges. Throughout the day, contradictory information was received. Only by the June 11 evening, the situation cleared up. The attack took place near the settlement of Golubovskoye, by the UAF special forces that presumably belonged to the Center of Special Operations “West”. A group of Ukrainian soldiers crossed the frontline and opened fire, killing …

Jun 11 2021

USS Laboon, Other NATO Destroyers Move Towards The Black Sea

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image The missile destroyer USS Laboon has moved towards the Black Sea, the US Navy’s Sixth Fleet reported on Twitter. BREAKING: #USSLaboon (DDG58) began its northbound transit into the #BlackSea to conduct #maritimesecurity operations in the region. The @USNavy routinely operates with our @NATO Allies & partners in the Black Sea!#PowerForPeace pic.twitter.com/4bnFTyuOgQ — U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/U.S. Sixth Fleet (@USNavyEurope) June 11, 2021 The publication specifies that the ship is to conduct an operation “to ensure security in the region.” “The US Navy regularly works with our NATO allies and partners in the Black …

Jun 10 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On June 10, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Dzerzhinsk shelled the Gagarin mine in Gorlovka city with 82-mm artillery2. UAF in Avdiivka shelled DPR positions in Yakovlevka with RPG3. DPR forces in Sakhanka shelled UAF positions in Vodyane with ATGM4. DPR in Gorlovka shelled UAF positions in Novgorodske with grenade launchers One civilian was injured in UAF shelling on the Gagarin mine in Gorlovka In Mariupol, a drunk Ukrainian serviceman got in a fight with his fellow soldiers, killing one of them and injuring another with a machine gun. Sergeant Kolupaev, left the brigade’s positions without permission, taking …

Jun 8 2021

Ukraine’s Armed Forces In Donbass Are Incredibly Demoralized, Survey Shows

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image An interesting document leaked online, authored by the deputy commander of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Donbass, Major General Vladimir Kidon. The study of the moral and psychological state was carried out in the units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine from March 1 to May 25, 2021 and covered almost 12,000 soldiers and officers. The main result is that the level of the moral and psychological state of the Armed Forces of Ukraine is low. The 128th Mountain Assault Brigade and 72nd Mechanized Brigade demonstrate the highest level. The 80th …

Jun 8 2021

Zelensky Disappointed With Biden, Hopes It’s All Washington’s “Master Plan”

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On June 7th, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky expressed his “surprise” and “disappointment” that US President Joe Biden allowed Nord Stream 2’s first string to complete, and that he wouldn’t meet him. Zelensky still appears to not lose hope, comparing Biden to “Michael Jordan” who sometimes makes questionable “plays” that are part of a bigger plan to “score a three pointer and win in the end”. “You know, that reminds me of how Michael Jordan used to play. He is my favorite basketball player, no offence to other wonderful NBA players, who are indeed …

Jun 6 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On June 6, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront 1. UAF in Novgorodske shelled DPR positions in Oseryanovka with 120-mm artillery.2. UAF in Pesky shelled Donetsk city with 120-mm artillery.3. UAF in Opytne shelled DPR positions in Veseloe with 120-mm artillery. MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jun 2 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On June 2, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Mayorsk shelled the 6/7 Mine in Gorlovka with grenade launchers2. UAF in Novgorodske shelled the Gagarin mine in Gorlovka with 82-mm artillery3. UAF in Avdeevka shelled DPR positions in Yasinovataya with 120-mm artillery4. UAF in Vodyanoe shelled DPR positions in Leninskoe with grenade launchers and RPG5. DPR in Gorlovka shelled UAF positions in Novgorodske with 82-mm artillery6. DPR forces in Donetsk City shelled UAF positions in Katerynivka with grenade launchers7. DPR forces in Donetsk city targeted UAF positions in Pesky with small arms MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

May 29 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 29, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Krasnogorovka targeted DPR positions in Staromikhailovka with grenade launchers2. UAF in Pesky targeted DPR positions in Zhabunky with 82-mm artillery3. DPR in Donetsk city targeted UAF positions in Vodyanoe with 82-mm artillery4. DPR forces in Spartak targeted UAF positions in Avdiivka with 82-mm artillery5. DPR in Novaya Marievka shelled UAF positions in Granitnoe with UAVs and VOG-176. DPR forces in Donetsk city targeted UAF positions in Pesky with grenade launchers7. DPR forces in Kominternovo shelled UAF positions in Pavlopil with 82-mm artillery8. DPR forces in Luganskoe shelled UAF positions in …

May 28 2021

Broken Dreams: Kiev Not Invited To NATO’s Closed Meeting, Still Not Member

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On May 26th, Ukraine complained that there had been no progress in NATO’s “open-door” policy to Ukrainian membership. It also failed understand why it was not invited to the Western military alliance’s summit., when it is not a member yet. NATO meets on June 14 in Brussels in the hope of repairing transatlantic ties under U.S. President Joe Biden amid growing tensions with Russia. “We understand the desire of the allies to hold a closed summit … but we do not understand how it is possible not to invite Ukraine,” Ukrainian Foreign Minister …

May 27 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 27, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Novomikhailovka shelled DPR positions in Luganskoe with a BMP-12. UAF in Granitnoe shelled DPR positions in Novaya Marievka with grenade launchers3. DPR forces in Gorlovka shelled UAF positions in Krymske with 120-mm artillery4. DPR forces in Gorlovka shelled UAF positions in Pivdenne with large-caliber machine guns5. DPR forces in Spartak targeted UAF positions in Avdiivka with 120-mm artillery6. DPR forces in Donetsk city targeted UAF positions in Pesky with 82-mm artillery7. DPR forces in Donetsk city targeted UAF positions in Krasnogorovka with ATGM8. DPR forces in Kominternovo shelled UAF positions …

May 26 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 26, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Marinka shelled the Trudovskaya mine in Donetsk city, destroying two civilian homes.2. UAF in Opytne shelled DPR positions in Spartak with 120-mm artillery3. UAF in Novomikhailovka shelled DPR positions in Luganskoe with BMP-14. UAF in Granitnoe shelled DPR positions in Novaya Marievka with grenade launchers5. DPR in Luganskoe shelled UAF positions in Novomikhailovka with ATGM6. DPR forces in Shirokaya Balka shelled UAF positions in Novgorodske with 82-mm artillery7. DPR in Zolote-5 shelled UAF positions in Zolote-4 with grenade launchers8. DPR forces in Gorlovka shelled UAF positions in Svetlodarsk with grenade …

May 24 2021

Alternative Version Or Who May Be Behind Minsk Special Operation

Support SouthFront Russia’s President Vladimir Putin (R) and his Belarus’ counterpart Alexander Lukashenko walk in as they attend a session of the Supreme State Council of the Union State at the Kremlin in Moscow on March 3, 2015. AFP PHOTO / POOL / SERGEI KARPUKHIN (Photo credit should read SERGEI KARPUKHIN/AFP/Getty Images) On May 23, a plane of RyanAir airlines flying from the Athens to Vilnius carried out an emergency landing at the Minsk airport, following a bomb alert. This is widely claimed to be a special operation ordered by President Alexandr Lukashenko aimed at arrest of one of opposition …

May 24 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 24, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Pivdenne shelled the Gagarin mine in Gorlovka with grenade launchers2. UAF in Pesky shelled Donetsk city with 120-mm artillery3. UAF in Vodyanoe shelled DPR forces in Leninskoe with grenade launchers4. UAF in Granitnoe shelled DPR forces in Novaya Marevka with grenade launchers5. DPR forces Novolaspa targeted UAF positions in Starognatovka with grenade launchers6. DPR forces in Gorlovka shelled UAF positions in Katerynivka with grenade launchers7. DPR forces in Novaya Marevka targeted UAF positions in Granitnoe with grenade launchers8. DPR forces in Shirokaya Balka shelled UAF positions in Novgorodske with 82-mm …

May 23 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 23, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Pesky shelled Donetsk city with 120-mm artillery2. UAF in Vodyanoe shelled DPR positions in Leninskoe with grenade launchers3. DPR forces Gorlovka shelled UAF positions in Pivdenne with 120-mm artillery4. DPR forces in Leninskoe shelled UAF positions in Vodyanoe with grenade launchers5. DPR forces in Donetsk city shelled UAF positions in Marinka with small arms MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

May 22 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 22, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Pesky shelled Donetsk city with 120-mm artillery.2. UAF in Vodyanoe shelled DPR positions in Zhabunki with grenade launchers.3. UAF in Starognatovka shelled DPR positions in Novolaspa with mortars.4. UAF in Vodyanoe shelled DPR positions in Kominternovo.5. DPR forces in Donetsk city targeted UAF positions in Pesky with 82-mm artillery.6. DPR forces in Novolaspa targeted UAF positions in Novoselivka with 82-mm artillery.7. DPR forces in Donetsk city shelled UAF positions in Vodyanoe.8. DPR forces in Kominternovo shelled UAF positions in Gnutove.9. DPR forces in Donetsk city shelled UAF positions in Katerynivka …

May 20 2021

Ukraine Is Key “Blood Donor” For Turkish Military Industry

Support SouthFront Illustrative image Written by ThomasST and Edvin Watson exclusively for SouthFront. Ukraine is emerging as a key “blood donor” to the Turkish war industry, assuring a mass supply of its military technology to as many spheres as Ankara needs. It may seem that relations between Ankara and Kiev remain tenuous, as all the burden have fallen on the Russian-Turkish “deals”, mainly due to the Ankara’s purchase of Russian S-400 anti-aircraft systems. In fact, the transfer of Ukrainian military technology to Turkey, future and already existing cooperation, may lead to an almost “unification” of the military industries of the …

May 20 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 20, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in the northern part of Zaitsevo targeted DPR positions in the southern part of Zaitsevo with ATGM and grenade launchers2. UAF in Vodyane shelled the area of Donetsk city airport with 120-mm artillery3. UAF in Pesky shelled the area of Donetsk city airport with grenade launchers4. UAF in Avdeevka shelled DPR positions in Yakovlevka with grenade launchers5. UAF in Krasnogorovka shelled the Trudovskaya mine with 120-mm artillery6. DPR forces in Bezimenne shelled UAF positions in Talakivka with grenade launchers MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

May 19 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 19, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in the northern part of Zaitsevo targeted DPR positions in the southern part of Zaitsevo with ATGM and grenade launchers2. UAF in Vodyane shelled the area of Donetsk city airport with 120-mm artillery3. UAF in Pesky shelled DPR positions in Donetsk city with grenade launchers4. UAF in Avdeevka shelled DPR positions in Yakovlevka with grenade launchers5. UAF in Krasnogorovka shelled the Trudovskaya mine with 120-mm artillery6. DPR forces in Donetsk city shelled UAF in Pesky with grenade launchers7. DPR forces in southern Zaitsevo targeted UAF positions in northern Zaitsevo with grenade …

May 18 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 18, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Novoluganskoe shelled DPR positions in Dolomitnoe with 120-mm artillery and grenade launchers2. UAF in Pesky shelled DPR positions in Veseloe with 120-mm artillery and grenade launchers3. UAF in Pesky shelled DPR positions in Donetsk city with 120-mm artillery, killing 1 DPR soldier4. DPR in Dolomitnoe shelled UAF positions in Novoluganskoe with 120-mm and 82-mm artillery5. DPR in Donetsk city shelled UAF positions in Pesky with 120-mm artillery6. DPR in Gorlovka targeted UAF positions near Zaitseve with 120-mm artillery7. DPR in Donetsk targeted UAF positions in Opytne with grenade launchers 1 …

May 17 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 17, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Novgorodske shelled DPR positions in Shirokaya Balka with 82-mm artillery2. UAF in Pesky targeted DPR positions in Zhabunki with grenade launchers3. UAF in Verhnetoretskoe shelled DPR positions in Mikhailovka with grenade launchers4. UAF in Starognatovka shelled DPR positions in Petrovskoe with 120-mm artillery and grenade launchers5. UAF in Starognatovka shelled DPR positions in Novolaspa with grenade launchers6. UAF in Bogdanovka shelled DPR positions in Petrovskoe with 120-mm artillery and grenade launchers7. UAF in Vodyanoe shelled DPR positions in Leninskoe with grenade launchers8. DPR in Leninskoe targeted DPR positions in Vodyanoe …

May 17 2021

UK And France Send Patrol Ships To Black Sea, As Kiev Expects Warships

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On May 16th, a British Navy patrol ship entered the Black Sea. Russia’s Black Sea Fleet has started tracking the British Royal Navy’s HMS Trent patrol vessel, the Russian Defense Ministry’s National Defense Management Center reported. “The forces and means of the Black Sea Fleet have started tracking the activities of the Trent patrol vessel of the British Navy, which entered the Black Sea waters on May 16,” the statement said. On May 11th, the report said the Black Sea Fleet started keeping a close eye on the French Navy’s patrol ship Commandant …

May 16 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 16, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Gladosovo shelled DPR positions in Dolomitnoe with grenade launchers2. UAF in Pervomaiskoe shelled DPR positions in Lozovskoy with mortars3. UAF in Opytnoe shelled DPR positions in Veseloe with 82-mm artillery4. UAF in Pesky shelled DPR positions in Lozovskoy with 120-mm artillery5. UAF in Starognatovka shelled DPR positions in Petrovskoe with grenade launchers and mortars6. UAF in Bogdanovka shelled DPR positions in Novolaspa with 120-mm artillery7. AF in Shyrokino shelled DPR positions in Bezimennoe with 120-mm artillery8. UAF in Marinka shelled DPR positions in Aleksandrovka with grenade launchers9. DPR forces in …

May 15 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 15, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Novgorodskoe targeted DPR positions in Shirokaya Balka with 120-mm artillery2. UAF in Opytnoe shelled DPR positions in Spartak with a mortar3. UAF in Pesky targeted Donetsk city with a sniper rifle and high-caliber arms4. UAF in Pesky set fire to dry grass attempting to cause a fire in Donetsk city5. UAF in Shyrokino shelled DPR positions in Bezimennoe with 120-mm artillery6. UAF in Starognatovka shelled DPR positions in Novolaspa with grenade launchers7. DPR forces in Kominternovo targeted UAF positions in Gnutove with 120-mm artillery8. DPR forces in Donetsk city shelled …

May 13 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 13, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Granitnoe shelled DPR positions in Grigorovka with 82-mm artillery2. UAF in Granitnoe shelled DPR positions in Novaya Marievka with grenade launchers3. DPR forces in Krasniy Partizan shelled UAF positions in Novgorodske with 82-mm artillery4. DPR forces in Kominternovo targeted UAF positions in Gnutove with heavy machine guns5. DPR forces in Spartak targeted UAF positions in Avdiivka with grenade launchers MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

May 12 2021

Hypocritical Calm In Eastern Ukraine Due To Foreign Military Attache Visit (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image A relative calm took place in Eastern Ukraine on May 9th and 10th. It wasn’t the result of Kiev’s benevolence, and to respect Victory Day celebrations, but rather to prepare for a working visit of foreign military attaches to the frontline. Representatives of military-diplomatic missions of foreign countries paid a working visit to the Joint Forces operation on May 11th. The delegation included Defense Attaché at the Embassy of the Kingdom of Sweden in Ukraine Captain 1st Rank Björn Wilburn, Defense Attaché at the Embassy of the Kingdom of Denmark in Ukraine Captain …

May 10 2021

U.S. Coast Guard Warship Ports In Odessa After Drills With Ukrainian Navy

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On May 8th, at a distance of more than 100 nautical miles from Odessa, in the exclusive maritime economic zone of Ukraine, the flagship of the Maritime Guard of the State Border Service of Ukraine met the US Coast Guard vessel “Hamilton”. This was reported by the press service of the Ukrainian border guard: “The American partners arrived in Ukraine on a friendly visit, which will include joint maneuvers at sea, trainings to exchange experience in observation and assault operations, and a business meeting of representatives of sea border guards and ensuring the …

May 9 2021

Kiev’s Victory Day Celebration: Shelling Civilians (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image Victory Day has come, and leading up to it, the Kiev forces commemorated it the right way: by shelling civilians in the Donetsk People’s Republics. The Ukrainian Armed Forces deployed a BMP-2 amidst the buildings in the village of Marinka, not too far from the city of Donetsk. The BMP-2, of course, is banned under OSCE rules and shouldn’t be there, and yet, it is. And while the self-proclaimed republics in Eastern Ukraine prepare for celebrations of Victory Day on May 9th, both civilians and military, Kiev’s forces took their chance and shelled …

May 8 2021

War In Ukraine Is Not Over: Losses Reported By Both Sides (Map Update)

Support SouthFront ILLUSRATIVE IMAGE: Forces of the Donetsk People’s Republic On May 8th, the official sources of National Militia of Donetsk People’s Republic reported deaths of three of its soldiers. They were reportedly killed as a result of a mortar fire near the village of Styla, south of Donetsk. “Militants of the 1st battalion of the 93rd brigade fired 82-mm mortars at the area of the locality of Styla. To preserve the life and health of the residents of the Republic, the People’s Militia units were forced to return fire from weapons not prohibited by the Minsk agreements. The enemy’s …

May 6 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 6, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Vodyane and Opytne shelled residential areas in Veseloe with 120-mm and 82-mm artillery2. UAF in Dzerzhinsk and Shumy shelled DPR forces shelled the Gagarin mine and the 6/7 mine with 120-mm artillery3. UAF in Novomikhailovka shelled DPR forces in Luhanske with 120-mm artillery4. UAF in Mariupol shelled DPR forces in Zaichenko with grenade launchers5. DPR forces in Donetsk targeted UAF positions in Vodyane and Opytne with grenade launchers6. DPR forces in Donetsk targeted UAF positions in Novoaleksandrivka with 120-mm artillery7. DPR forces in Luhanske targeted UAF positions in Novomikhailovka with …

May 5 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 5, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. DPR forces in Kominternovo targeted UAF positions in Vodiane with 120-mm artillery2. DPR forces in Staromikhailovka targeted UAF positions in Krasnogorovka with 120-mm artillery and ATGM3. DPR forces in Spartak targeted UAF positions in Avdiivka with heavy machine guns4. UAF in Krasnogorovka shelled DPR forces in Staromikhailovka with 120-mm artillery and grenade launchers5. UAF in Gnutovo shelled DPR forces in Zaichenko with ATGM and grenade launchers DPR forces attempted to use an Orlan-10 reconnaissance near Shumy, and UAF blocked its signal MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

May 4 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 4, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Pesky shelled DPR positions in Veseloe with 120-mm artillery and grenade launchers2. UAF near Sakhanka targeted DPR positions in Sakhanka and Bezimenne with 120-mm artillery3. UAF in Vodyane targeted DPR positions in Kominternovo with sniper rifles4. DPR Forces in Kominternovo shelled UAF positions in Vodyane with 120-mm artillery5. DPR Forces in Kominternovo shelled UAF positions in Talakivka with 120-mm artillery6. DPR Forces in Donetsk targeted UAF positions in Pesky with small arms7. DPR Forces in Bezimenne shelled UAF positions in Shyrokyne with 82-mm artillery8. DPR Forces in Bezimenne shelled UAF …

May 3 2021

Military Situation In Donetsk People’s Republic On May 3, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image 1. UAF in Novgorodske shelled DPR positions in Zheleznaya Balka with 82-mm artillery2. UAF in Pivdenne shelled DPR positions around the Gagarin mine in the outskirts of Gorlovka with 82-mm artillery3. UAF in Pesky shelled Zhabunki in Donetsk city with 120-mm artillery4. UAF in Pesky shelled Donetsk city with grenade launchers5. UAF in Vodyane shelled DPR positions in Novaya Tavriya with grenade launchers6. DPR forces in Donetsk shelled UAF positions in Pesky with grenade launchers7. DPR forces in Donetsk shelled UAF positions in Katerinivka with grenade launchers MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront …