JFO News. Security situation UPD for 7 AM

2020-01-27 09:44:00 | ID: 55367

On January 26, the Russian occupation troops have violated the ceasefire for 12 times.

The enemy shelled the JFO positions with 120 mm and 82 mm mortars which are forbidden by the Minsk agreements. The Russian occupation troops also used IFVs armament, heavy machine guns, grenade launchers and small arms.

7 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force East (Donetsk direction). The Russian occupation troops shelled the JFO forces near Lebedynske settlement with 82 mm mortars. The enemy also fired against the JFO positions near Krasnohorivka, Starohnativka, Novohryhorivka and Hnutove settlements.

5 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force NORTH (Luhansk direction). Occupation troops shelled the JFO positions near Orihove, Novotoshkivske and Krymske settlements with 120 and 82 mm mortars.

The enemy also used small arms near disengagement area not far from Bohdanivka.

As the result of the activity of the Russian occupation troops, 1 serviceman was KIA and 1 was WIA. Moreover, 1 serviceman has died and 1 was injured, as the result of IED explosion.

Ministry of Defense expresses sincerest condolences to the families and loved ones of the deceased defenders!

From the beginning of the day,ceasefire violation was recorded.