From the beginning of the day, the militants violated the ceasefire regime nine times in the hostilities zone in Donbas. The press office of the Joint Forces Operation reported this on Facebook.
‘In the afternoon, the enemy opened aimed fire from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns, and small arms at the positions of the Joint Forces Operation in the area of Krymske, Katerynivka, Troitske, Vodiane, and Lebedynske settlements. The strongholds of our forces near Krymske were shelled by 120mm mortars. In addition, the enemy used the weapons of infantry fighting vehicles against the defenders of Krymske and Troitske,’ reads the message. It is noted that two servicemen of the Joint Forces Operation received injuries during the hostilities.
It was reported earlier that over the previous day, the militants in Donbas opened fire at the positions of Ukrainian servicemen 27 times. None of the Ukrainian militaries was hurt during the shelling of the militants.