Ukrainian serviceman wounded as Russia-backed forces violate truce

10:30, 27 July 2019
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Defense Ministry of Ukraine

The invaders shelled Ukraine's forces from an automatic grenade launcher near the settlement of Krymske.

As a result of the shelling, a Ukrainian soldier was wounded.

"Joint Forces reliably control the enemy on the contact line, while adhering to the conditions of the cease-fire," the HQ stressed.

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It is also reported that throughout the past day, July 26, Russia-backed forces adhered to the ceasefire in full.

As UNIAN reported earlier, from 00:01 on July 21, a "silence regime" was established in eastern Ukraine's zone of hostilities.

JFO HQ said Ukrainian troops would "adequately respond" to enemy shelling in case the invaders violated the ceasefire.

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