The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded 27 explosions in Donetsk region and one explosion in Luhansk region on Monday, August 5.
On August 6, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated ceasefire in eastern Ukraine nine times, using 120mm mortars banned under the Minsk agreements once.
Work on demining the area near the destroyed bridge at a section of the disengagement area near the village of Stanytsia Luhanska is ongoing, the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine said in a report published on Tuesday, August 6.
Over the weekend, the armed formations of the Russian occupation forces denied access to the OSCE SMM patrols at checkpoints in non-government-controlled areas five times.
Four Ukrainian soldiers were killed on Tuesday, August 6, after Russian occupation troops fired at the positions of the Ukrainian Joint Forces near Pavlopil, Donetsk region, Ukrainian Defense Ministry spokesman Dmytro Hutsuliak has said.
Representatives of the Swiss Embassy in Ukraine have visited the area of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) in Donbas and met with the leadership of Luhansk Regional State Administration, the press service of the JFO headquarters has reported.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) will provide residents of 52 populated areas along the contact line in Donbas with humanitarian assistance worth USD 1 million, according to the UN News Centre.
On August 5, the units of the Joint Forces adhered to sustainable ceasefire regime. The armed forces of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the ban on usage of any weapons twice.
Ukraine has submitted a request to the United States for getting more Javelin anti-tank missiles.
Ukrainian Joint Forces Commander Oleksandr Syrsky met with an OSCE SMM delegation to discuss a bilateral ceasefire in Donbas, the JFO press center has reported on Facebook.
On Sunday, the units of the Joint Forces adhered to sustainable ceasefire regime.
The pyrotechnicians of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine received US-funded equipment for humanitarian mine clearance in Donbas.
The enemy violated ceasefire ten times in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day. Two more attacks have been launched on Ukrainian troops at night.
Secretary of Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) Oleksandr Danylyuk has met with German Ambassador to Ukraine Anka Feldhusen, the NSDC's press service has reported.