Since the beginning of the day, October 8, militants have carried out 24 attacks on the positions of the Ukrainian military in ATO area. This was reported in the press service of Defense Ministry of Ukraine, referring to the press center of ATO headquarters.
"Since the beginning of the day Russian occupation forces continue to violate the Minsk agreements. During this period in the area of anti-terrorist operation registered 24 cases of opening fire on Ukrainian positions.", - Said in a statement.
Thus, in Mariupol direction the enemy carried out 20 attacks, of which 7 were from mortars of 120-mm and 82-mm caliber in the direction of Shirokino, Vodiane, Krasnogorivka. The remaining violations of "silence mode" with the participation of militants were conducted from grenade launchers, machine guns, small arms close to Mariinka and Starognativka.
In Donetsk direction under enemy fire from rocket-propelled grenades and small arms got Avdiivka and Kamenka. From the same weapons the enemy was shooting near Krymske, Novozvanovka of Lugansk area.
Let us recall, the process of dilution of parties have done in Zolote and Petrovske, but full access the OSCE mission has not obtained because of mines.