Militants violated ceasefire 11 times in eastern Ukraine in last day

Militants violated ceasefire 11 times in eastern Ukraine in last day

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.

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