Militants violated ceasefire in eastern Ukraine 28 times in last day

Militants violated ceasefire in eastern Ukraine 28 times in last day

Militants launched 28 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 violated ceasefire 28 times, using heavy weaponry (122mm artillery, 120mm and 82mm mortars) nine times… Armed hostilities took place in all directions," the report reads.

In Luhansk direction, the tensest situation was observed in the area of Krymske (42.5km north-west of Luhansk) and Novotoshkivske (53km north-west of Luhansk).

In Donetsk direction, the units of joint forces defended their positions outside Zaitseve (67km north-north-east of Donetsk) and Novotroitske (32km south of Donetsk).

The enemy was given an adequate response in Mariupol direction near Hnutove (19km north-west of Mariupol) and Chermalyk (31km north-east of Mariupol).

Two Ukrainian servicemen were wounded in fighting in last day. They were promptly delivered to hospital.


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