Last night militants violated the ceasefire by firing positions of Anti-Terrorist Forces, ATO press center reported via Facebook.
"Starting with 09:42 pm and almost up to 11pm, October 22, terrorists fired the positions near Pisky village. Upon Opytne settlement worked bandits’ grenade launcher," said in a statement.
In the area of Shyrokyne militants carried out provocative actions, firing with grenade launchers, small arms, and from 00:26 am they used mortar of 82 mm caliber. Ukrainian troops did not open fire in response, ATO press center states.
As it was reported, Ukrainian Armed Forces completed the removal tanks in ATO zone.
Recall, October 2, peace talks on Ukraine conflict were held in Paris. “Norman Quartet” - Merkel, Hollande, Poroshenko, and Putin discussed ceasefire and armament withdrawal in Donbas.
On September 29, Trilateral contact group in Minsk signed an agreement on withdrawal of small-caliber weapons from the contact line with Russia-backed militants in Donbas. Later, ATO spokesperson Andriy Lysenko announced the arms removal to start in Luhansk region.