Militants violated ceasefire 11 times in eastern Ukraine in last day

Militants violated ceasefire 11 times in eastern Ukraine in last day

Ukrinform
Militants launched 11 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day. 

“In particular, the enemy fired antitank missile systems on Ukrainian troops near Troitske (69km west of Luhansk), automatic grenade launchers – outside Pivdenne (40km north-east of Donetsk), grenade launchers – near Krymske (42.5km north-west of Luhansk),” the JFO Headquarters press center reports.

In addition, militants used grenade launchers and small arms to shell Ukrainian positions near Chermalyk (31km north-east of Mariupol), 82mm mortars – outside Novoselivka Druha (23km north of Donetsk), heavy machine guns – near Nevelske (18km north-west of Donetsk), heavy machine guns and small arms – in the area of Avdiivka (18km north of Donetsk), Pisky (12km north-west of Donetsk), Marinka (35 km south-west of Donetsk) and Krasnohorivka (29 km west of Donetsk).

Over the past day, five Ukrainian servicemen were wounded and another five sustained injuries.

Today, the enemy has not opened fire yet.


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2019 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-