Donbas update: Ukrainian soldier killed in warzone amid latest 2 enemy attacks Nov 26

Donbas update: Ukrainian soldier killed in warzone amid latest 2 enemy attacks Nov 26

Over the past day, November 26, the Russian occupation forces twice violated the ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation zone in eastern Ukraine, including once with the use of weapons proscribed by the Minsk agreements.

That’s according to a report by the JFO Headquarters, seen by Ukrinform.

"Toward Maryinka, the enemy fired 82 mm mortars. In the direction of Novomykhailivka, the enemy opened small arms fire. As a result of hostilities, a Ukrainian soldier sustained an injury non-compatible with life,” the report reads.

The Command has expressed “sincere condolences to the family and friends of the hero who died for Ukraine.”

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It is noted that the Ukrainian troops returned fire without employing weapons banned by the Minsk accords and forced the enemy to cease shelling.

As of 7:00 Kyiv time on November 27, Ukraine military reported no new ceasefire breaches by the Russian occupation forces.

"The Joint Forces are monitoring the situation, further carrying out their tasks to deter and repel Russia’s armed aggression," the JFO HQ said.


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