On September 18, Russian militants continued violation of the silence regime. This is stated in the report of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine on the situation in the area of the Joint Forces operation.
It is reported that as of 12:00 a.m., there were three targeted enemy shellings.
Starting at 12:00 a.m., the separatist forces took aimed shots at the positions next to the Maiske village. Mercenaries used both rocket and grenade launchers and small arms from the Dolomytne village.
At about 09:00 a.m. separatist troops broke the silence regime with rocket launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms in the area of Krymske village. The shelling was carried out in the direction of Donetskyi settlement.
Since 11:20 a.m. Russian soldiers opened fire from large-caliber machine guns for half an hour in Berezove settlement area. The shelling was carried out from the occupied city of Dokuchaivsk.
The Ukrainian side returned fire, using regular firearms.