January 27, militants violated the ceasefire 9 times in the Joint Forces Operation area in Donbas, using weapons prohibited by the Minsk agreements. The press center of the Joint Forces Operation General Staff on Facebook reports.
Ukrainian military did not suffer from shelling
Five attacks were recorded in the Donetsk area. In particular, the militants used grenade launchers of various systems and heavy machine guns near Pisky. Near Novotroitske, they fired twice with grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms.
Near Lebedynske, two ceasefire violations were also recorded - the positions of the Ukrainian forces were targeted with 82 mm mortars, as well as from grenade launchers of various systems and small arms.
Four violations of truce were recorded in the Luhansk area. Militants used grenade launchers of various systems in the area of Mayorske, near Kindrashivka Nova — 82 mm caliber mortars. Near Pivdenny militants fired with grenade launchers of various systems and small arms. Near Novotoshkivske, they used a 120 mm mortar.
As we reported before, soldier of the 28th separate mechanized brigade named after Knights of the Winter campaign Yevhen Shchurenko died in the area of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO)
Ukrainian serviceman was killed due to the hostile shelling, which was carried out on Sunday, January 26.