From 7:00 a.m. through 6:00 p.m., the militants violated ceasefire regime ten times during the day including the one with the use of the prohibited by the Minsk Agreements weapon. The press office of JFO reports on their page on Facebook.
The occupants were opening target fire from grenade launchers and small arms at JFO positions in the areas of the settlements: Luhanske, Zalizne, Bohdanivka, Vodyane, Lebedynske and Shyrokyne.
Along with this, the enemy shelled the defenders of Lebedynske from 120mm mortar.
'One of the servicemen received a shrapnel wound,' reads the message.
Earlier, OSCE SMM in Ukraine reiterated that since the beginning of the year, 31 civilians perished and another 137 were wounded in Donbas because of the combat action and ammunitions detonation. Alexander Hug, the first deputy head of the OSCE SMM said this as quoted by Interfax-Ukraine news agency.
'The total number of victims among civilian population makes 168 victims', he said.
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