DPR People’s Militia says situation along the contact line tense, but controlled

November 28, 2018 11:41

Donetsk, Nov 28 – DAN. The situation along the contact line in Donbass is tense, but controlled, the DPR People’s Militia press service told DAN.

“As for the situation along the contact line, it is tense at the moment, but units of the DPR People’s Militia control it.”

The DPR mission to the JCCC said that at 10.15 a.m. Ukrainian units opened small arms fire on the Volvo Center in northern Donetsk, the shelling was ongoing for 20 minutes from the direction of the Peski township.

Ukraine’s martial law came into effect today at 9 a.m.

Ukrainian parliament endorsed draft law on declaration martial law from 9 a.m. November 28 for 30 days in ten Ukrainian regions adjacent to Russia and Transnistria, or Kiev-controlled Donbass regions, or the Black Sea and Sea of Azov.

Martial law is brought in all over the state or in designated areas in accordance with the bill “On the Legal Regime of Martial Law”. Martial law provides military authorities and leadership with greater and unlimited power, while restricting civil liberties such as public gatherings, media freedoms and free movement. *ot