At night, unknown people set fire to the administration building of the village of Andreevka in the suburbs of Slavyansk. The two-story administration building was completely burned out. There were no victims.
MILITARY EQUIPMENT AND ABOUT 500 SERVICEMEN ENTERED SLAVYANSK
A column of armored vehicles of military units controlled by Kiev entered Slavyansk. According to local media, it includes about 500 military personnel, 20 armored personnel carriers, as well as buses and other equipment. Previously acting The head of Slavyansk, Vyacheslav Ponomarev, commander of the self-defense battalion, said that armored vehicles were concentrated around the city, barricades were being strengthened on the streets and entrances, militia fighters were preparing for possible shelling from the dominant heights. “The troops surrounded the city. Armored vehicles, tanks, armored personnel carriers are concentrated in almost all directions. We are getting ready. If they go, we will have to stop,” Ponomarev said. According to him, there is no solid ring yet. Roads and main entrances to the city remain free, under the control of the self-defense forces of the Donetsk People’s Republic.