One Ukrainian soldier died in Donbas

Source : 112 Ukraine

Militants violated truce nine times, they used weapons of prohibited calibers
23:55, 15 January 2020

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Donbas militants 9 times violated the ceasefire, using artillery systems of caliber 152 mm, mortars of caliber 120 mm and 82 mm, as well as grenade launchers of various systems, UAVs, heavy machine guns and small arms. The Joint Forces Operation press service reports this.

In the Donetsk region, militants carried out five attacks.

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They used grenade launchers of various systems and heavy machine guns to target government positions near Pisky; used heavy machine gun to shell Ukraine's forces near Vasilyvka; attacked Ukraine's soldiers near Pavlopil with UAVs; and fired from a sniper rifle near Avdyivka.

The militants made four shellings near the Luhansk region.

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Near Svitlodarsk - from a 82 mm mortar; two times not far from Horihkove settlement - from the artillery of caliber 152 mm, 120 mm mortar; next to Novotoshkivske settlement - from a 120 mm mortar and automatic easel grenade launchers.

As a result of the shelling, one member of the Joint Forces Operation was killed.

As we reported, Russian mercenaries landed eight attacks on positions of Ukrainian forces in Donbas. They widely used Minsk-banned weaponry, such as 122 mm artillery systems and 82 and 120 mm mortars

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