One Ukrainian serviceman has died since the beginning of the day in Donbas. Another three soldiers were wounded and two more got battlefield injuries. The pro-Russian militants violated the ceasefire 16 times, as HQ of the Joint Forces Operation reported.
The illegal armed formations shelled the positions of the Ukrainian detachment with the use of the 122mm artillery systems, 120mm and 82mm mortars banned by Minsk Agreements, and from the anti-tank guided weapon, grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms.
In Donetsk region, the illegal armed formations attacked the Ukrainian military nine times; skirmishes took place near Mariinka, Kamyanka, Novotroitske, Starognativka, Pavlopol, Pisky, Berezove, Shyrokyne and Hranitne.
In Luhansk region, the militants shelled the Ukrainian positions seven times. Krymske, Prychepylivka, Novotoshkivske, Luhanske and Pivdenne were attacked.
The losses of the enemy are being established.
As we reported, one Ukrainian serviceman died as the anti-tank guided missile hit the cargo vehicle in the south suburbs of Hranitne, Donetsk region. Another serviceman sustained moderate wounds.