Militants violated ceasefire in Donbas four times in last day

Militants violated ceasefire in Donbas four times in last day

Russian-backed militants launched four attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in Donbas over the past day.

This is reported by the ATO Headquarters press center.

In Luhansk direction, illegal armed formations opened fire from grenade launchers and heavy machine guns on the Ukrainian strongholds near Troitske (69km west of Luhansk), Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk) and  Novozvanivka (70km west of Luhansk). 

In Donetsk direction, the enemy used large-caliber machine guns and small arms to shell the ATO forces  in the area of Verkhniotoretske (22km north-east of Donetsk).

As a result of the enemy attacks, one Ukrainian serviceman was killed. Other three soldiers were wounded. They were taken to a military mobile hospital and received the necessary amount of medical aid.


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