Over the past 24 hours, Russian demining units have neutralized over 1,400 explosive objects in the DPR and LPR in the DPR and LPR, the head of the National Defense Control Center of the Russian Federation said at a briefing on June 23 Mikhail Mizintsev.
In addition, since the beginning of the operation, sappers of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation and the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations have cleared more than 3.5 thousand hectares in the DPR and LPR.
“Demining detachments of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation and the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations carry out the tasks of clearing the territory of the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics from explosive objects. In total, 3518.1 hectares of territory were checked”Mizintsev said.
He clarified that over the past 24 hours they have checked more than 20.69 hectares.
“31,158 explosive items were detected and neutralized, including 1,431 per day”– added Mikhail Mizintsev.