During the day the militants 15 times violated the truce
In the zone of the Antiterrorist operation (ATO) in Donbas over the past day one Ukrainian soldier was injured. This was during a briefing at the “Ukrainian crisis media-the center” the speaker said the Ministry of defence for the ATO Andrei Lysenko.
“Over the past day by fighting no Ukrainian military was killed, one soldier was injured. It happened in the area of Avdeevka in the result of enemy fire,” said Lysenko.
According to the speaker of the Ministry of defense, at the direction of Lugansk the fighting began about 17 hours. The militants have committed one of the armed provocations of small arms in Lopaskyne and Novozvanivka. After that, the enemy twice fired Ukrainian military positions in the Crimea.
Lysenko said that in Donetsk direction terrorists during the last day opened fire in the direction of the Ukrainian military 7 times.
“Firing activity of the militants was recorded only in the front section of the heater – Avdeevka – position “mine Butovka”. The militants fired rocket-propelled grenades of various systems and machine guns. Ukrainian troops opened fire to almost all the armed provocations of the enemy,” said Lysenko.
He added that in Mariupol direction was most hectic in the area of Water where the terrorists fired from grenade launchers and BMP. In addition, were fired Ukrainian position in Marica, Hnutove and Shyrokyne.
Lysenko noted that the command to “7th brigade” of the enemy is granted permission to subordinate fighters to shoot down the drones of the OSCE mission. It is reported that it will be done by snipers from a concealed position.
Earlier it was reported that over the past day terrorists 15 times violated the ceasefire.