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, heavy machine guns and small arms on the Ukrainian strongholds near Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk) and Zalizne (39km north of Donetsk).

In Donetsk direction, the enemy used 82mm mortars, large-caliber machine guns and small arms to fire at the Ukrainian positions near Pisky (12km north-west of Donetsk). The defenders of Butovka coal mine (11.4km north-west of Donetsk) came under small arms fire.

As a result of the enemy attacks, one Ukrainian serviceman was wounded. He was taken to a military mobile hospital and received the necessary amount of medical aid.


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