JFO News. Security situation UPD for 7 AM

2020-03-02 10:10:00 | ID: 56065

On March 01, the Russian occupation troops have violated the ceasefire for 11 times.

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

7 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force East (Donetsk direction). The enemy fired against our positions near Pisky         (2 82mm mines), Lebedynske, Nevelske, Avdiivka, Berezove, Mariinka and Taramchuk settlements with 82 mm mortars, as well as other infantry armament.

4 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force NORTH (Luhansk direction). The Russian Occupation troops shelled the JFO positions near Novoluhanske (3 82 mm mines) and Novotoshkivske (12 120mm mines) settlements with 82 and 120mm mortars. The enemy also fired against the JFO positions near Luhanske and Nyzhnioteple settlements with different infantry armament.  

As the result of the Russian armed aggression, 1 serviceman was KIA and 7 were WIA.

Ministry of Defense expresses sincerest condolences to families and loved ones of the deceased defender.

From the beginning of the day, 1 ceasefire violation was recorded near Mariinka settlement.