Militants abide ceasefire regime in Donbas for now, - Defence Ministry

Source : 112 Ukraine

No new attacks since the beginning of this day were reported
15:40, 26 January 2019

Ceasefire regime in Donbas
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The Russian mercenaries have abided the ceasefire regime in Donbas since the beginning of this day, January 26. No more attacks on the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the firing line were recorded. The head speaker of the Defence Ministry colonel Dmytro Hutsulyak reported this during the short briefing.

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“According to the latest information, no more attacks from the Russian-occupying forces were recorded on the combat line till 11 a.m.”, - he said.

Besides, the speaker also added that the situation in the area of repression and deterrence of armed aggression in Donbas is controlled by the Joint Forces operation. 

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Hutsulyak confirmed that during the past 24 hours the enemy opened fire for 8 times. As a result of hostilities, one Ukrainian soldier died and four more were injured.

“We express our sincere condolences to the relatives of our deceased hero, as well as to his fighting brothers. Eternal memory!", he said.

The wounded soldiers were evacuated to a military mobile hospital; they were provided with the necessary qualified medical assistance.

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