Speaker of the Presidential Administration in the ATO matters, Colonel Oleksandr Motuzianyk informed today at a briefing, Censor.NET reports.
According to him, the militants continue to concentrate troops and military equipment along the demarcation line. At the same time, Ukrainian Army reinforces the line of defense and improves combat skills.
"The militants continue to use weapons, banned, by the Minsk agreements. Over the last 24 hours, the army positions were shelled with 120mm mortars (ten times), tanks and 122mm cannons (three times). Ukrainian soldiers stood up to the militants," Motuzianyk said.
Yesterday, the Russian terrorists violated the truce many times along the demarcation line in the Luhansk sector. In the Donetsk sector, the tensest situation is reported near the Donetsk airport and Horlivka town. The terrorists shelled Shyrokyne village (the M sector) with mortars and grenade launchers for about 15 times over the last 24 hours
Clashes and shelling reported in Katerynivka and Stanytsia Luhanska