20 ceasefire violations in Donbas. One Ukrainian soldier killed, eight wounded

20 ceasefire violations in Donbas. One Ukrainian soldier killed, eight wounded

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Russian occupation forces launched 20 attacks, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements four times, on positions of Ukrainian troops in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.

The enemy fired weapons on infantry fighting vehicles, antitank missile systems, grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns and small arms on the units of the Joint Forces.

“In the zone of action of tactical force ‘East’, Russian-led forces opened fire from 120mm mortars, grenade launchers of different systems and heavy machine guns on Ukrainian troops near Lebedynske (16km east of Mariupol); 82mm mortars, antitank missile systems, weapons on infantry fighting vehicles, automatic mounted grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms – outside Pavlopol (25km north-west of Mariupol); antitank missile systems, grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns and small arms – in the area of Novotroitske (36km south-west of Donetsk); antitank missile systems, grenade launchers of different systems and heavy machine guns – near Novoselivka (16km west of Luhansk); mounted antitank grenade launchers and small arms – outside Hnutove (20km north-east of Mariupol); automatic mounted grenade launchers and small arms – in the area of Vodiane (94km south of Donetsk); grenade launchers of different systems and small arms – near Avdiivka (17km north of Donetsk).

In the zone of action of tactical force “North”, illegal armed formations used 82mm mortars to shell the Joint Forces units in the area of Katerynivka (64km west of Luhansk).

One Ukrainian soldier was killed, eight more were wounded in shelling.

According to the intelligence, nine invaders were annihilated and eight more were wounded on April 11.

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