10 Attacks on Ukrainian Positions Over the Past Day

Russian backed militants used mortars of 120mm and 82mm calibers which are banned by the Minsk Agreements

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Russian backed militants violated the ceasefire in Donbas 10 times over February 9, the press service of the Joint Forces Operation reported. Five times they used weaponry banned by the Minsk Agreements.

In the operation area of the tactical force “East,” near the village Pisky Ukrainian forces were fired with the 120mm mortars.

Mortars of the 82 mm caliber were recorded near city Avdiyivka.

Mounted automatic grenade launchers were used near the settlement Starohnativka.

Mounted anti-tank grenade launchers and small arms were used near the village Pavlopil.

Heavy machine guns and small arms were used near the village Chermalyk.

Additionally, the enemy fired on Ukrainian positions in the operation area of the tactical force “North.”

Mortars of 120mm and 82mm calibers were used twice, shelling from the infantry fighting vehicles BMP-1, automatic mounted machine guns, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms – in the vicinity of the settlement Novotoshkivske.

Militants fired on positions of the armed forces with 82mm mortars, mounted automatic grenade launchers and heavy machine guns near the village Krymske.

Grenade shelling and arms shelling was recorded near the village Travneve.

As a result of the combat actions, three Ukrainian servicemen were wounded.

According to the intelligence data, two Russia backed militants were killed and two were wounded.

Source UATV
date 10.02.2019
categories Joint Forces Operation
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