Illegal armed groups since the beginning of the day on Saturday carried out 6 attacks of positions of forces of anti-terrorist operation, as a result of which two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and two were injured, the press center of staff ATO.
“Despite the achieved agreement on the ceasefire from today, June 24, Russian-terrorist gangs still are unable to fully perform its obligations. Since the early days of the militants 6 times opened fire on the forces ATO. However, such violations are fixed only on Donetsk and Luhansk directions. In the seaside area invaders weapons today was not used. Mostly bandits carrying out attacks before 8.00 in the morning”, – stated in the message press center on the Facebook page on Saturday evening (as at 18.00). As a result of attacks, two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and one was injured. Another soldier of the ATO forces received combat injuries.
On the Donetsk direction the militants double-shelled positions of Ukrainian armed forces . At night fighters fired at one of the Ukrainian strongholds in the southern suburbs of Avdeevka of small arms and heavy machine guns. Of the same weapons, as well as from anti-tank grenade launchers, the IAF at dawn opened fire on the defense fortifications of the ATO forces near Verhnetoretskogo.
On Lugansk the direction the illegal armed groups in the early days made the firing of low density AFU positions in the area Katerinovka of the Minsk agreements prohibited mortars of caliber of 120 mm. Also at night and early in the second half of day the opponent twice with the automatic easel grenade launchers fired at Ukrainian soldiers who hold the Fort in the Crimean. In addition, also in the morning, militants from small arms beat on the Ukrainian fortifications near Trinity.