Over the past 24 hours the ceasefire was violated by the invaders 5 times. The illegal military formations were shelling positions of Ukrainian fighters' with the help of hand anti-tank grenade launchers and small arms. The HQ of the Joint Forces Operation reported that.
The enemy attacked the positions of Ukrainian soldiers in Donetsk region five times. The invaders shelled Vodiane and Lebedynske.
No shellings were reported in Luhansk region.
As we reported earlier, as of 9 a.m. August 16, it's been silent in the combat zone in eastern Ukraine. The Defense Ministry reported that on Friday morning, stressing that the ceasefire has been observed since midnight.
However, yesterday on August 15 illegal armed formations of the Russian occupants attacked Ukrainian positions seven times.
"The enemy used grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms to attack the emplacements of our units", reads the Joint Forces Operation HQ report.