REUTERS

It is noted that ceasefire violatons by Russian occupation forces included three instances of the use of weapons proscribed by the Minsk agreements.

“The enemy opened aimed fire from mortars, grenade launchers of various types, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms. The enemy was most active near Avdiyivka, where they employed a UAV to spot fire,” the report says.

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In general, the Russian occupation forces shelled Ukrainian positions in the settlements of Krymske, Troyitske, Avdiyivka, Hnutove, and Lebedynske.

As a result of the shelling in the Donetsk direction, one Ukrainian soldier was injured.

The HQ noted that when a threat arose to the life and health of the military, the command orderd to return fire.

The situation in the JFO zone remains under control.