For the last days of the Russian occupation troops 20 times opened fire on positions of Ukrainian units: 13 cases were recorded in Mariupol direction, 6 — and 1 in Donetsk — Lugansk.
This reports the press center of staff ATO.
On Donetsk the direction provocative attacks by the Russian occupation forces recorded in Verhnetoretskom. Invaders beat of heavy machine guns and small arms. Rocket-propelled grenades and small arms militants were firing in the direction of the ATO forces ‘ positions near Avdeevka and Yasinovataya.
In addition, the plant fired 82-mm mortar. Near Avdeevka was recorded and sniper activity, and the positions of the Ukrainian military in the Water, Pavlopol, Talakovka and Maryinka came under fire from small arms.
On the Mariupol direction, near Shirokino, at nine in the morning the enemy fired at positions Armed forces of Ukraine from infantry fighting vehicles and small arms, and grenade launchers. Near Marinka were observed in sniper activity.
On Lugansk the direction fighters from small arms fired at the Novoaleksandrovka.
On the Mariupol direction was identified 2 enemy UAV. One at a height of 500 metres was moving in the direction of the Water and Kominternovo, and the second was moving in the direction of the Water and Dzerzhinsky at an altitude of 600 meters. Fire on these aircraft did not open.
In General, as noted in the press center, the situation in the ATO area is characterized by compliance «regime of silence», except for the occasional armed provocations by the enemy.
As reported a few days ago at the regular meeting of the contact group in Minsk agreement was reached on a «permanent ceasefire» in the Donbass from midnight on 1 September.
September 1 the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that for 12 hours in the area of the antiterrorist operation Ukrainian woenyebsoam the silence. «All this time was one shot from small weapons: indirect fire. No artillery rounds or tank attacks or mortar», — said Poroshenko.
The evening of the same day the headquarters of ATO announced that from midnight to 10.00 a.m. on Thursday in the ATO area remained the silence after that was fixed fixed unsighted shooting from a heavy machine gun in the direction of the village of the Luhansk and provocation in the area of Trinity. In total, over the day during the period from midnight to 18: 00 illegal armed groups opened fire on positions of Ukrainian Armed forces 6 times.
On the morning of September 2 at the headquarters of the ATO noted that the militants do not comply with the silence regime: during the day, occupants 11 times opened fire on positions of Ukrainian units: 8 cases of violations of the silence of that total yuylo recorded on Donetsk and 3 on the Mariupol direction.
September 1, intelligence reported that the terrorists have intensified activities aimed at discrediting the Ukrainian military. In addition, it was reported that the Russians and the mercenaries prepare to remove the staging attacks on schools in the Donbas.
On 4 September at the headquarters of ATO stated that the situation in the ATO zone remains controlled from the moment of the armistice agreement, however, occasional armed provocations by the enemy, do happen.
The militants 20 times during the day, opened fire: on the town beat of the 82-mm mortar 05.09.2016