In the area of the Joint Forces Operation on August 30, four violations of the ceasefire by the Russian occupiers were recorded, - the JFO headquarters reported. The enemy fired at our positions from heavy anti-tank and automatic heavy grenade launchers, as well as from heavy machine guns, near Novozvanivka. Russian occupiers fired from heavy anti-tank grenade launchers and small arms not far from the village of Shumy. The enemy fired from heavy machine guns near Troitske. The occupiers also fired at our positions in the zone of responsibility of the North tactical force. One member of the Joint Forces was killed and another was wounded as a result of the enemy fire. The wounded man was urgently evacuated and taken to a hospital. His state of health is of moderate severity. The Ukrainian military stopped the enemy's criminal actions with fire in response. The actions of the armed formations of the Russian Federation were reported to the OSCE representatives.
The Third Force patriotic organization played the anthem of Ukraine from the speakers in occupied Donetsk on the City Day and the Miner's Day. This was reported in social networks by activist Vlad Ivanov. "Today the third force congratulated Donetsk on the City Day and the Miner's Day. Glory to Ukraine!" - the Ukrainian patriot wrote.
The water supply in occupied Khartsyzsk and Novoazovsky district has been suspended. This was reported by separatist media. "In connection with the planned repair work on the water pipeline, about 1500 consumers of the village of Hirne remain without centralized water supply until the end of the work", - the so-called "Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities of the DNR" said in a report. The work of the water pump station of the third lift in the Novoazovsk district was suspended due to a leak in the water pipeline. Part of the Novoazovsk residents remains without centralized water supply for the period of repair.
A fire broke out in the settlement of Stizhkivske near occupied Shakhtarsk, in - a solid waste landfill caught fire, - the fake "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR" reported. The fire covered 700 sq. m. of the landfill. In addition, a mown wheat field was burning in the Voikovskyi settlement of the Amvrosiivka district. The fire destroyed 1.5 hectares of stubble.
26 fires occurred in the occupied territory of Donetsk oblast over the day, people died in three of them. This was reported by the fake "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR". So, a fire broke out in an apartment on the third floor of a five-story building in the Kuibyshevskyi district of Donetsk along the Luzina Street. A man, born in 1984, died as a result of the fire. The fire destroyed things and furniture, damaged the balcony unit. A two-story detached residential house along the Krasnoznamennaya Street in the Central-City district of Horlivka also caught fire. A dead person was found at the site of the fire. The fire destroyed: 80 sq. m. of roof, 11 window and 6 door units, things and furniture. Another fire with the deceased occurred in a one-story residential building along the Shakhtna Street in the village of Moskovske of the Shakhtarsk district. A dead person was found at the site of the fire. The house and the summer kitchen were destroyed by fire.