ATO Headquarters: ceasefire violated once today
The combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine only once from 06:00 to 18:00 on September 12, the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) wrote on Facebook on Saturday.
"The situation was rather calm today. At 16:35 Kyiv time, near the village of Syze in Luhansk region, a sabotage and reconnaissance groups of militants up to 10 people approached our fortified position and started firing small arms on ATO forces. As a result of skillful actions of the Ukrainian military, the enemy had to retreat. There were no casualties among our soldiers," the report says.
As UNIAN reported earlier, the Russian proxies attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine five times on September 11.
"From midnight to 06:00 on September 12, the Kremlin-backed mercenaries were not using weapons along the demarcation line," the press center said.