On March 6, pro-Kremlin militants and regular Russian army units shelled Ukrainian army emplacements three times. One government serviceman deceased, the press service of the Ukrainian military reported.
In Luhansk region, the enemy used RPGs and heavy machineguns to attack positions near Luhanske. Automatic grenade launchers and small arms were used in the area of Malynove.
In Donetsk region, hostile units opened fire in Avdiivka.
The ceasefire offered by the parties of the Minsk talks group has obviously failed, as Russian mercenaries continue to shell Ukrainian positions in Donbas. First attacks commenced a few hours after Monday midnight when the armistice was supposed to take effect.