Since the beginning of the day in the Donbas, militants fired at the positions of the Ukrainian military four times and did not use any weapons of prohibited calibers. The Staff of the Joint Forces Operation reported this.
In the Donetsk region, pro-Kremlin mercenaries violated the "silence regime" twice. From hand-held anti-tank grenade launchers, they fired at positions near Pavlopil; from heavy machine guns, small arms and sniper weapons near Talakivka.
In the Luhansk region, the militants twice violated the "silence regime". From heavy machine guns, they fired at positions near Mayorsk; from automatic easel grenade launchers near Shymy.
One Ukrainian military was killed in the attack.
As we reported before, in 2019 (compared to 2018), mortality rate at entry-exit checkpoints in Donbas increased by 40%. According to the information that was provided in the message, 15 people died at entry-exit checkpoints in Donetsk region, 12 - in Luhansk region, which is 8 people more than in 2018.
In total, in 2019, doctors assisted 301 people while crossing the demarcation line.