JFO News. Security situation UPD for 7 AM

2020-06-22 08:00:00 | ID: 58326

Over the course of June 21, the Russian occupation troops have violated the ceasefire for 10 times.

The enemy used 120mm and 82mm mortars which should be withdrawn from the frontline in accordance with the Minsk agreements. Moreover, the Russian occupation troops used IFV armament, antitank missile systems, different grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms. The enemy also shelled civilian settlement in Donetsk region. Units deployed to the JFO opened adequate fire in response to the armed provocations of the Russian occupation troops.

6 ceasefire violation was recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force East (Donetsk direction). For three times, the Russian occupation troops used 120mm mortars and a wide range of infantry armament including IFV armament, different grenade launchers and small arms to shell positions of Ukrainian forces near Avdiivka settlement. The enemy also fired antitank missiles, different grenade launchers and small arms near Starohnativka settlement. Apart from that, the Russian occupation troops used 152mm antitank missile system “Kornet” to shell civilian area in Berdianske settlement, which is located not far from the frontline. Fortunately, there were no casualties among civilians.

4 ceasefire violations were recorded in the area of responsibility of the task force NORTH (Luhansk direction). The enemy fired 120mm and 82mm mortars, against our positions near Krymske, Zalizne and Shumy settlements, as well as used antitank grenade launchers not far from Krymske. The enemy also shelled our positions near Novotoshkivske settlement with 82mm mortars.

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.

One Ukrainian warrior was WIA.

From the beginning of the day, 7 ceasefire violations were recorded. The Russian occupation troops shelled Ukrainian positions near Hutir Vilnyi, Novotoshkivske, Orihove, Holubivske and Popasna settlement.

One Ukrainian warrior was WIA.

Joint Forces opened adequate fire in response.

Situation in the JFO area is under full control of the Joint Forces.

Glory to Ukraine!


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