Militants violated the “Easter ceasefire”, set at midnight on March 30. The enemy has performed 16 shootings at Ukrainian positions in the Donetsk sector. This was reported on the Donbas conflict HQ Facebook page.
The militants were shooting from 82-mm mortars in Donetsk sector at our defense works near Talakivka (Donetsk region), used grenade launchers near Opytne, Verkhnyotoretske and Bohdanivka (Donetsk region), and an anti-aircraft mounting near Vodyanoy. Besides, the militants were shooting from the small arms near Avdiivka, Opytne, Novotroitske, Butivka mine and Pavlopil.
The enemy obligated the ceasefire in Luhansk sector entirely.
One Ukrainian soldier died as a result of the battles, three soldiers were injured. The injured were taken to the hospital, they received the medical assistance.
Earlier, another ceasefire was launched at midnight on March 30, this time it is dedicated to Easter celebrations.
The representatives of the OSCE emphasized the importance of the ceasefire and the disciplinary measures to be taken if necessary. They also stressed that the refusal of offensive actions and intelligence operations, non-application of the reprisal fire and weapons withdrawal.