Donbas war update: Five attacks on Ukraine army positions on March 26

09:47, 27 March 2020
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"The enemy shelled our positions, using 120mm and 82mm mortars, which are prohibited under the Minsk agreements, as well as grenade launchers of various systems, large-caliber machine guns, and rifles," the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) Headquarters said in a morning update on Facebook on March 27.

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Hot spots were the villages of Pavlopil, Talakivka, Slavne, Luhanske, and the town of Avdiyivka.

"Using available weapons, members of the Joint Forces gave a tough response," it said.

From 00:00 to 07:00 Kyiv time on March 27, enemy troops were observing the ceasefire.

No Ukrainian army casualties were reported over the period under review.

There were no COVID-19 confirmed cases among Ukraine's military personnel, the JFO HQ said.

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