On November 28, illegal armed gangs of Russian mercenaries attacked positions of Ukrainian troops in Donbas five times. This is mentioned in the statement by the press office of Joint Forces Operation HQ.
The enemy used RPGs, heavy machine guns and small arms. In Luhansk region, the militants fired in Novoluhanske and Troitske. In Donetsk region, the mercenaries fired on Novotroitske, Berezove and Krasnohorivka.
No casualties among Ukrainian forces were observed.
Earlier, the “ombudsman of self-proclaimed “DPR” Darina Morozova refutes information that the preparation for the prisoner exchange was coming to an end. As it was reported earlier, Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office in Ukraine and in the Trilateral Contact Group, Martin Sajdik, expects that the sides to the conflict will agree on an exchange of prisoners in the near future. He stressed that the two sides will introduce "very serious work" and this issue was topical within a humanitarian working group in Minsk.