Militants violated ceasefire in eastern Ukraine 33 times in last day

Militants violated ceasefire in eastern Ukraine 33 times in last day

Militants launched 33 attacks on positions of Ukrainian troops in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.

This is reported by the press center of the JFO Headquarters.

"Over the past day, Russian-occupation forces violated the ceasefire regime 36 times, firing mortars and artillery on Ukrainian positions 13 times," the report reads.

As noted, the most active military operations took place near Krymske (42.5km north-west of Luhansk), Troitske (69km west of Luhansk), Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk), Marinka (35 km south-west of Donetsk), Vodiane (16km north-west of Donetsk) and Shyrokyne (20km east of Mariupol).

The units of the Joint Forces gave an adequate response and conducted an active defense, not allowing the occupants to force out the Ukrainian units from their positions.

Two Ukrainian servicemen were wounded in fighting. They were delivered to hospital and provided with necessary medical assistance. No casualties among Ukrainian troops have been reported today.

According to the intelligence, two militants were killed and four more were wounded.


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