Day in Donbas: 10 ceasefire violations oer day

Source : 112 Ukraine

Pro-Russian armed gangs used weapons prohibited by Minsk agreements
23:48, 22 May 2020

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During the day, May 22, militants violated the ceasefire in the Donbas 10 times. They used weapons prohibited by the Minsk agreements - namely, mortars of 120 mm and 82 mm calibers. The press service of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine reported this.

In Donetsk region, near Bogdanivka, militants fired at the positions of the Joint Forces three times, using 82-caliber mortars, heavy machine guns, small arms, and UAVs that dropped VOG-17 rocket-propelled grenades on positions of Ukrainian troops.

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Near the village of Verkhnyotoretske, the enemy fired twice, using 120 mm mortars, grenade launchers of various systems and heavy machine guns.

In the area of Starohnativka, hostile forces violated the ceasefire twice, using grenade launchers of various systems, small arms. They also used UAVs to drop VOG-17 rocket-propelled grenades.

The Ukrainian military near Chermalyk, Vodyanoy and Sands came under attack from grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms.

As a result of enemy shelling, one military serviceman was injured. There were no cases of coronavirus infection among the personnel. Enemy losses are being specified.

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