REUTERS

Ukraine has reported one violation of the latest ceasefire by Russia-controlled armed groups in the Donbas warzone on Thursday, September 24.

"In the past day, September 24, the Russian Federation's armed formations violated the July 22 ceasefire agreements one time," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation (JFO) Command wrote on Facebook in an update as of 07:30 Kyiv time on September 25, 2020.

In particular, the enemy used a hand-held anti-tank grenade launcher to shell Ukrainian positions near the village of Kamianka in the evening.

Read alsoDonbas truce holding for almost two months – ZelenskyThe Joint Forces did not return fire.

No casualties were reported in the past day.

Since Friday midnight, no attacks by the Russian Federation's armed formations have been recorded, the JFO HQ said.

The situation is under full control of the Ukrainian military.

Donbas ceasefire: Background

  • Participants in the Trilateral Contact Group (Ukraine, Russia, and the OSCE) on the peace settlement in Donbas on July 22 agreed on a full and comprehensive ceasefire along the contact line from 00:01 on Monday, July 27.
  • The new ceasefire regime was enforced at 00:01 Kyiv time on July 27.
  • On the very first day of the newly-agreed truce, Russia's hybrid military forces mounted three attacks on Ukrainian positions in Donbas, eastern Ukraine. Ukraine has reported more such violations over the latest period.