Over the day, from 7 a.m. through 6 p.m., for three times have the illegal armed formations shelled the Ukrainian servicemen in the Joint Forces Operation zone. The press office of the Joint Forces reported this on Facebook.
‘During the current day, from 7 a.m. through 6 p.m., Russian occupation forces violated ceasefire for three times. Yet, the weapons prohibited by the Minsk Agreements were not used. No casualties among the Joint Forces servicemen recorded over the day,’ reads the report.
In the afternoon, the enemy opened aimed fire from the weapons of armored personnel carriers, grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms, at the positions of the Joint Forces in the areas of Hruntove, Vodiane, and Lebedynske settlements.
If a threat to life arises, the commanders adopt decisions on carrying out a fire impact on the enemy in order to force him to stop the firing.
The situation in operation zone remains under control of the Joint Forces.