The armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire 29 times, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements three times, in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.
“The enemy fired 152mm artillery systems, 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms on the units of the Joint Forces,” the press center of the Joint Forces Operation Headquarters reports.
In the zone of action of tactical force “East”, Russian-led forces opened fire from grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms on Ukrainian positions near Vodiane (94km south of Donetsk); grenade launchers of different systems – outside Novoselivka Druha (36km north-east of Mariupol); grenade launchers of different systems and heavy machine guns in the area of Shyrokyne (20km east of Mariupol) and Novotroitske (36km south-west of Donetsk); grenade launchers of different systems and small arms – near Novomykhailivka (28km south-west of Donetsk); antitank grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms – outside Lebedynske (16km east of Mariupol); automatic grenade launchers and small arms – in the area of Berezove (31km south-west of Donetsk); antitank grenade launchers and heavy machine guns – near Talakivka (17km north-east of Mariupol); heavy machine guns and small arms – outside Bohdanivka (41km south-west of Donetsk);
In the zone of action of tactical force “North”, the enemy used 152mm artillery systems to shell Ukrainian troops near Borovske (95km north-west of Luhansk); automatic grenade launchers and small arms – outside Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk); 82mm mortars, heavy machine guns, and small arms – in the area of Zolote-4 (59km west of Luhansk); grenade launchers of different systems – near Zaitseve (50km north-east of Donetsk); grenade launchers of different systems and small arms – outside Pivdenne (40km north-east of Donetsk); grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms – in the area of Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk) and Krymske (42km north-west of Luhansk); small arms – near Stanytsia Luhanska (16km north-east of Luhansk).
One Ukrainian serviceman was wounded, and another one was got injured. The Joint Forces adequately returned fire in line with the Minsk agreements in response to enemy’s shooting.
According to intelligence, one invader was wounded, a truck and a D-30 howitzer were destroyed on June 13.
Today, the enemy has already launched two attacks on Joint Forces.
In the zone of action of tactical force “East”, Russian-led troops fired mortars of different systems and small arms on Ukrainian positions near Marinka (23km south-west of Donetsk).
In the zone of action of tactical force “North”, the enemy used grenade launchers of different systems and small arms near Pivdenne (40km north-east of Donetsk).
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