"On August 7 the military formations and mercenaries of the Russian Federation violated the set ceasefire ten times. The enemy attacked Ukraine's positions using grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns, sniper weapons, and small arms," reads the message.
The positions of the Armed Forces near Vodiane and Lebedynske were shelled using small arms, and the territories near Novotroitske were attacked with an anti-tank rocket launcher.
Besides, the illegal military formations attacked the positions in the direction of Luhanske using automatic grenade launcher; heavy machine guns were used to attack Yuzhne. The enemy shelled Novozvanivka with the anti-tank rocket launcher and small arms. Zaitseve was shelled by the mercenaries with automatic launchers and sniper weapons and Krymske was attacked with the help of heavy machine guns and grenade launchers of different systems.
Over the past 24 hours, no casualties were reported among Ukrainian servicemen.
Since the beginning of the day on August 8, the militants shelled Ukrainian Army's positions twice. The enemy shelled Ukrainian stronghold positions near Bohdanivka using a tripod-mounted man-portable antitank gun. The territories near Vodiane were shelled with the help of small arms.