Militants launched 3 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 3 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched three attacks on Ukrainian positions, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements once, in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.

“In particular, the enemy fired 82mm mortars on JFO positions near Hnutove (19km north-west of Mariupol). Ukrainian strongholds outside Vilne (70km south-west of Donetsk) and Novotoshkivske (53km north-west of Luhansk) came under fire from weapons on infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of different systems and small arms,” reads the report of the JFO Headquarters press center.

One Ukrainian serviceman was killed and two more were wounded in last day.

Today, the enemy has not opened fire yet.

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