JFO News. Security situation UPD for 7 AM2019-10-17 08:57:36 | ID: 53182
On October 16, the Russian Occupation Forces have violated the ceasefire for 30 times.
The enemy has used 120 mm and 82mm mortars which are forbidden by the Minsk agreements. The Russian Occupation Forces has also been firing the JFO positions with IFV weapons, air defense guns, grenade launchers and small arms. There was increase in enemy sniper activity.
23 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force East (Donetsk direction). The Russian Occupation Forces has shelled the JFO positions near Vodiane, Pisky, Avdiivka and Lebedynske settlements using 120 mm and 82 mm mortars.
7 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of responsibility of task force NORTH (Luhansk direction). The Russian Occupation Forces has shelled the JFO positions with 82 mm mortars near Luhanske and Zaitseve.
As the result of the activity of the Russian Occupation Forces 1 serviceman was WIA.
We want to inform with grief that 1 serviceman was KIA.
Ministry of Defense of Ukraine expresses sincerest condolences to the family and loved ones of our deceased Defender!
From the beginning of the day, no violations of the ceasefire were recorded.