Russian-led forces violate ceasefire in Donbas 11 times

Russian-led forces violate ceasefire in Donbas 11 times

Ukrinform
On November 8, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas 11 times.

“The enemy used weapons on infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns and other small arms to shell Ukrainian positions,” the press center of the JFO Headquarters reports.

In the zone of action of tactical force “East”, the Russian-led troops fired hand-held antitank grenade launchers on Ukrainian positions near Vodiane (94km south of Donetsk); small arms and automatic grenade launchers – outside Lebedynske (16km east of Mariupol); mounted antitank grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and other small arms – in the area of Hnutove (20km north-east of Mariupol).

In the zone of action of tactical force “North”, the enemy used weapons on BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles, mounted antitank and automatic grenade launchers and small arms to shell Ukrainian troops near Orikhove (57km north-west of Luhansk); automatic grenade launchers – outside Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk); small arms – in the area of Zolote (60km west of Luhansk) beyond the disengagement site; heavy machine guns – near Zalizne (42km north-east of Donetsk); grenade launchers of different systems and small arms – outside Zaitseve (62km north-east of Donetsk); heavy machine guns and automatic grenade launchers – outside Pivdenne (40km north-east of Donetsk); weapons on BMP-1 and BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles, mounted antitank grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and other small arms – in the area of Krymske (42km north-west of Luhansk).

One member of the Joint Forces was wounded over the past day. Another Ukrainian soldier died in the hospital from wounds sustained the day before.

Today, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries have not violated ceasefire yet.

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