Since the beginning of the day, October 8, Russian mercenaries violated the ceasefire in Donbas six times using mortars of calibers prohibited by the Minsk agreements. This was reported by the press service of the Joint Forces Operation on Facebook.
"During the current day, six violations of the ceasefire regime were recorded, one of which was with the use of weapons prohibited by the Minsk agreements," the message says.
So, near Zolote-4, militants fired at Ukrainian positions from hand-held anti-tank grenade launchers and small arms, and near Troitske - from large-caliber machine guns and small arms.
Not far from Mayorske and Prychepylivka, the enemy fired from automatic easel and hand-held anti-tank grenade launchers.
In the area of Krasnohorivka, Russian mercenaries used 82 mm mortars, anti-tank and automatic grenade launchers.
Also, near Krymske, militants fired from heavy anti-tank grenade launchers and heavy machine guns.
As a result of the shelling, one Ukrainian soldier was wounded. He was evacuated to a medical facility. The condition of the serviceman is grave.
The Ukrainian military returned fire.