Since the beginning of the day, August 2, illegal armed gangs of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire five times. This was reported by the Joint Forces Operation HQ.
The illegal military formations were shelling the Ukrainian positions from grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns and small arms.
The invaders shelled the Joint Forces' positions once. Novoselivka II was attacked by the enemy, too.
The militants shelled Ukrainian positions in Luhansk region four times. Nyzhnioteple, Luhanske and Svitlodarsk were attacked.
No casualties were reported among Ukrainian soldiers.
Trilateral contact group (TCG) in Minsk came to an agreement about the beginning of mine clearance of the adjoining territories of Stanytsia Luhanska bridge in eastern Ukraine.
"The Ukrainian side gave its suggestions relating the bridge reconstruction in Stanytsia Luhanska. The reached agreements about mine clearance of the adjoining territories to the bridge would start from tomorrow. Before the start the checkpoint and symbols of ORDLO illegal military formations should be removed, the following restoration of fortification buildings in Stanytsia Luhanska region has to be simultaneous and clear,” wrote Darka Olifer, the press secretary of TCG representative Leonid Kuchma.