KYIV (QHA) -

In the zone of Joined Forces Operation in Donbas, during the past day, November 18, the Russian-terrorist troops conducted 16 fire attacks on the Ukrainian military, using weapons prohibited under the Minsk agreements in five cases, the press center of JFO reported on Facebook.

“The militants fired at JFO positions from the grenade launchers of various systems, large-caliber machine guns and small arms in the areas of settlements Zholobok, Novotoshkivske, Svitlodarsk, Travneve, Verkhnyotoretske, Avdiivka, Krasnohorivka, Pavlopil, Vodiane and Hnutove. At the strongholds of our troops near Novotoshkivske and Svitlodarsk, the enemy carried out firing from mortars of 120 mm caliber.”

The militants attacked the positions of the Joined Forces near the settlements Travneve and Zholobok with mortars of 82 mm caliber and 122 mm artillery.

No casualties reported among the fighters of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

According to intelligence data, three militants were destroyed, and four wounded.

Since the beginning of the current day, November 19, the positions of the JFO forces have fired with 120 mm mortars, heavy machine guns and small arms.

During the day, November 15, the militants in JFO zone 16 times fired at the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, as a result of which two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded.

QHA