JFO News. Security situation UPD for 7 AM2020-04-06 09:40:00 | ID: 56760
On April 5, the Russian occupation troops have violated the ceasefire for 13 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 different grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms. Units deployed to the JFO opened adequate fire in response for the armed provocations of the Russian occupation troops.
11 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force East (Donetsk direction). The Russian occupation troops shelled the positions of Ukrainian forces with 120mm mortars (4 mines) not far from Hnutove settlement. The enemy fired against the JFO positions near Kamianka (3 times), Avdiivka (2 times), Starohnativka (3 times), Vodiane and Bohdanivka settlements with wide range of infantry armament including different grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms.
2 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force NORTH (Luhansk direction). The Russian occupation troops shelled Ukrainian positions near Hutir Vilnyi settlement with 82mm mortars. Our positions near Krymske were shelled with grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms.
Joint Forces opened adequate fire in response to the armed provocations of the Russian occupation troops. Any other armed provocations of the enemy will be met with harsh response.
According to the intelligence data, 6 Russian mercenaries were WIA. Our brave warriors also destroyed 2 Russian-made military trucks “Kamaz” and “Ural”, as well as UAV which was produced by Ural civil aviation factory (Russian Federation).
No casualties among personnel of the JFO were recorded.
From the beginning of the day, no ceasefire violation was recorded.
No COVID — 19 infection case among personnel of the Joint Forces units was recorded.
Situation on the JFO area is under full control of the Joint Forces.
Glory to Ukraine!