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2020-02-21 09:17:00 | ID: 55876

On February 20, the Russian occupation troops have violated the ceasefire for 10 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        IFV armament, grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and other small arms.

9 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force East (Donetsk direction). The enemy shelled Lebedynske (10 mines), Pavlopil (10 mines), Pischevyk (2 mines) settlements with 82mm mortars, as well as used 120mm (10 mines) mortars against Ukrainian positions near Novomykhailivka settlement. Moreover, occupation troops fired against the JFO positions near Mariinka, Krasnohorivka and Starohnativka settlements.

1 ceasefire violations was recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force NORTH (Luhansk direction). The enemy shelled the JFO positions near Novozvanivka settlement with 120mm (7 mines) mortars.

No casualties were recorded.

From the beginning of the day, 4 ceasefire violations were recorded.  Russian occupation troops shelled our positions near Orihove and Krasnohorivka with 120 mm mortars, as well as Ukrainian positions near Pavlopil and Lebedynske settlements with 82 mm mortars. Apart from that, occupation troops used grenade launchers and small arms.