Over 24 hours on August 21 Russian occupants shelled the positions of Ukrainian Army 4 times. In the result of the shellings no casualties were reported among Armed Forces of Ukraine. The press service of the Joint Forces HQ reported that on its Facebook page.
According to the HQ, the invaders were shelling the positions of Ukrainian militaries using grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms.
Novomykhailivka, Vodiane and Starohnativka were attacked by the pro-Russian militaries in Donetsk region.
The members of the illegal military formations did not open fire in Luhansk region.
As it was reported earlier, the meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group took place in Minsk on August 21. The session related to the Donbas conflict settlement. There the Ukrainian side expressed its readiness to start restoration of the Stanytsia Luhanska bridge.
“The Ukrainian side informed OSCE representative Martin Sajdik about the implementation of the commitments on the demining of the bridge in Stanytsia Luhanska and its readiness to start the reconstruction starting from the first half of the day on August 22, 2019. Clearly, the roadblock of the occupied Donbas illegal military formations should be dismantled before the beginning of the restoration."