Ceasefire in Donbas: Russian proxies attacked Ukrainian troops 27 times in past day, - ATO HQ

Combined Russian and terrorist forces breached the so-called "Easter truce" 27 times over the past 24-hour period.

Censor.NET reports citing the latest update by the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) headquarters press center as of April 5, 2018.

"In Luhansk direction, the enemy employed 120- and 82-mm mortars, grenade launchers and large-caliber machine guns against the Ukrainian troops’ defenses near Luhanske village. The invaders also bombarded defenders of Troitske with 82 mm mortars and committed attacks near Novozvanivka using large-caliber machine guns and small arms.

"In Donetsk section of the forefront, the enemy shelled the defenders of Lebedynske village with 120-mm mortars banned by the Minsk agreements. In addition to sniper attacks, the Ukrainian military personnel deployed in the vicinity of Vodiane were fired upon with 82-mm mortars, grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms. Moreover, the militants employed grenade launchers and small arms against the ATO forces on the outskirts of Novotroitske, Verkhniotoretske, Avdiivka, Pavlopil and Butivka mine. Ukrainian troops’ positions near Avdiivka and Nevelske were fired upon with large-caliber machine guns while attacks with small arms were recorded near Kamianka, Novomykhailivka, Talakivka, and Berezove.

"No Ukrainian soldier was killed or injured in action over the past day," the situation report reads.

Earlier, the Russian mercenaries committed 39 attacks on Ukrainian military personnel on April 4.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n3059914