Militants violate ceasefire in Donbas seven times

Source : 112 Ukraine

Illegal armed groups used weapons of forbidden calibers
23:58, 8 January 2021

Donbas conflict
Open source

Since the beginning of the day, the militants in Donbas violated the “silence regime” seven times and used weapons of prohibited calibers. This was reported by the Joint Forces Operation headquarters.

Militants fired at positions near Vodyane from mortars of 120 mm caliber, anti-tank and automatic grenade launchers, small arms, under-barrel grenade launchers and large-caliber machine guns, and from small arms and grenade launchers - near Yuzhne.

“Our defenders adequately responded to the enemy shelling. The OSCE representatives were informed about the facts of ceasefire violation through the Ukrainian side of the Joint Center for Control and Coordination,” the message says.

There are no wounded or deceased among the Ukrainian military servicemen.

Related: Day in Donbas: Three attacks, no casualties among Ukrainian troops

During the day, Ukrainian sappers cleared 2 hectares and handed over 6 explosive items for destruction.

OSCE recorded over 200 ceasefire violations in Donbas in 24 hours.

Related: Water pipeline break in Donbas: Five settlements without water supplies

Система Orphus

If you find an error, highlight the desired text and press Ctrl + Enter, to tell about it

see more