In the Donbas since the beginning of the Sabbath, the militants of illegal armed groups 7 times violated the ceasefire, Ukrainian soldiers were not injured, the press center of the operation of the joint forces.
“Since the beginning of the day, the enemy seven times violated the ceasefire. Armed forces of the Russian Federation shelled the positions of our units with the use prohibited by the accords mortars of caliber of 120 mm and 82 mm and rocket-propelled grenades of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms…as a result of enemy shelling of casualties on our side, not recorded,” – said in a message on the official page of the headquarters of the environmental protection on the social network Facebook on Saturday evening.
The militants used weapons prohibited by the accords.
“In the area of responsibility of tactical group “East” the enemy made five attacks on the positions of the joint forces near the settlement Shirokino in the direction of Sahanka – from small arms; near Lebedinsky, in the direction of Sahanka – from a heavy machine gun and small arms; the suburb of Marinka, in the direction of they – from 82-mm mortar shells; near the settlement Pavlopol, in the direction of Ukrainian – automatic grenade launcher; close to Bogdanovka, in the direction of Peter – from the automatic grenade launcher and small arms”, – noted in the headquarters of the OOS.
Additionally, the fire was subjected settlements, the hamlet of Villeneuve and Novotoshkivske.
“The shelling by armed forces of the Russian Federation, our units gave an adequate response, enemy losses are specified”, – summed up in the headquarters of the OOS.