Over the day of September 5, militants of the terrorist groups in the area of Joined Forces Operation, conducted 31 fire attacks on the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, which resulted in the death of one Ukrainian serviceman, and three more were wounded, the press center of the JFO headquarters reported on Facebook.
“The occupiers 31 times opened fire on the positions of our troops. The weapons prohibited by the Minsk accords were not used by the enemy. In combat operations during the day, one Joined Forces soldier was killed, and three others were wounded.”
The militants opened fire at the positions of the JFO from grenade launchers of various systems, large-caliber machine guns and small arms in the areas of settlements of Syze, Stanytsia Luhanska, Krymske, Novotoshkivske, Zolote, Shumy, Novhorodske, Opytne, Pesky, Krasnohorivka, Marinka, Chermalyk, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Lebedynske, Vodiane, Shyrokine.
“The Russian-occupation troops cynically shelled a residential area of the settlement Krasnohorivka from the large-caliber machine guns, resulting in a fire and a damaged residential building. Due to the forces of the military and the unit of the Ukrainian Emergency Service, involved in the Joined Forces, the fire was extinguished.”
The headquarters of the JFO noted that in the course of the day two militants were liquidated, and five were wounded.
Earlier, it was reported that militants classified data about the explosion that killed Zakharchenko from the SMM.