Day in Donbas: Militants mortar, launch grenade shells at Ukraine positions

10:40, 16 June 2019
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On June 15, Russian occupation forces in Donbas 21 times attacked the positions of Ukraine's Joint Forces, including four times – with the use of 120mm and 82mm mortars proscribed by the Minsk agreements, as reported by the JF Operation press center.

The enemy fired at Ukrainian defenders from weapons installed on infantry fighting vehicles, as well as from grenade launchers of various types, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms.

In the area of ​​responsibility of the Skhid [East] operational-tactical grouping, the enemy opened fire at the positions of the Joint Forces 13 times: in Lebedynske, near Avdiyivka, Novotroyitske, Krasnohorivka, Vodiane, Verkhniotoretske, and Pisky.

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In the area of ​​responsibility of Pivnich [North] grouping, Ukrainian positions came under fire eight times: in Stanytsia Luhanska, Novoluhanske, in the vicinity of Krymske, near Zaitseve and Maiske.

Over the past day, no losses were repoted among Ukrainian troops.

According to intelligence data, on June 15 one occupier was killed in action.

On June 14, Russian occupation forces 24 times attacked the Ukrainian positions, including six times with the use of weapons banned by Minsk accords.

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