The number of ceasefire violations in Donbas has significantly decreased, for the last day there were eight facts of truce violation recorded. But the human casualties still take place in the zone of hostilities. ATO spokesperson Andriy Lysenko stated that during the last day two soldiers fo Ukrainian Armed Forces were killed in a battle with Russian-backed militants. Another two soldiers were wounded, and one more is missing without a trace.
Russian-backed militants shelled government forces near Luhanske and Lozove, Donetsk region, and as stated ATO press center.
Ukrainian soldiers defused a large minefield near Hnutovohe, Donetsk region, states the Ministry of Defence press office. "Ukrainian experts found some anti-tank and anti-personnel landmines, which are prohibited by international conventions," as said in a statement. According to the statement, the Armed Forces do not have such an ammunition.