Map of clashes on the East of Ukraine near Yuzivska area

The situation on the east of Ukraine is still very difficult and dramatic. Some towns are under full control of illegal armed groups, a lot of checkpoints with armed people are constructed on the roads in the region and some administrative buildings and regional election commissions are blocked and occupied by illegal armed groups. Intense armed clashes between Ukrainian military forces and illegal armed groups are reported to take place near Sloviansk, Kramatorsk, Volnovaha, Lysychansk and Rubizhne.

The main conflict zones near Yuzivska area are marked on the map: