Invaders violate ceasefire in Donbas 24 times, one Ukrainian soldier killed

Invaders violate ceasefire in Donbas 24 times, one Ukrainian soldier killed

Ukrinform
The armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire 24 times in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.

“The enemy fired grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms on the units of the Joint Forces,” the press center of the Joint Forces Operation Headquarters reports.

In the zone of action of tactical force “East”, Russian-led forces opened fire from grenade launchers of different systems on Ukrainian troops near Novotroitske (36km south-west of Donetsk); automatic grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms – outside Lebedynske (16km east of Mariupol) and Bohdanivka (41km south-west of Donetsk); small arms – in the area of Marinka (23km south-west of Donetsk); grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms – near Pisky (11km north-west of Donetsk); grenade launchers of different systems and small arms – outside Vodiane (94km south of Donetsk); automatic grenade launchers – in the area of Pavlopol (25km north-west of Mariupol); hand-held antitank grenade launchers – on the outskirts of Hnutove (20km north-east of Mariupol).

In the zone of action of tactical force “North”, the enemy used automatic grenade launchers to shell Ukrainian positions near Novozvanivka (70km west of Luhansk) and Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk); mounted antitank grenade launcher and heavy machine gun – outside Zaitseve (62km north-east of Donetsk); grenade launchers of different systems and heavy machine guns – in the area of Popasna (69km west of Luhansk) and Pivdenne (40km north-east of Donetsk); grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms – outside Krymske (42km north-west of Luhansk) and Novotoshkivske (53km west of Luhansk); hand-held antitank grenade launcher and heavy machine gun – near Svitlodarsk (57km north-east of Donetsk).

One Ukrainian soldier was killed, another one was wounded and one more serviceman received combat injury over the past day. The Joint Forces adequately returned fire in response to enemy’s shooting in line with the Minsk agreements.

According to intelligence, one invader was killed and another one was wounded on June 19.

Today, the enemy has already launched two attacks on Joint Forces.

In the zone of action of tactical force “East”, Ukrainian positions came under automatic grenade launcher and small arms fire near Pavlopol.

In the zone of action of tactical force “North”, Russian-led forces fired grenade launchers of different systems and heavy machine guns on the outskirts of Luhanske.

One Ukrainian soldier was wounded.

The Joint Forces reliably control the enemy on the contact line, adhering to the ceasefire agreements.

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