Soldier wounded amid three ceasefire breaches by enemy forces in Donbas Aug 26.

In the Joint Forces Operation zone over the past 24 hours, on August 26, three ceasefire violations by the Russian occupation forces were documented, while a Ukrainian serviceman was wounded in one of the enemy attacks.

This was reported by the press service of the Joint Forces Operation on Facebook, Ukrinform saw.

It is noted that near the settlement of Orikhove, the occupiers engaged Ukrainian positions with anti-tank missile systems, and near Avdiivka – fired at the positions of the Ukrainian military using 82-caliber mortars.

In the Novoluhansk area, Russian mercenaries fired small arms.

Read also: Tackling demographic, human capital challenges must be at the heart of Donbas economic recovery: World

"As a result of enemy shelling, a Ukrainian serviceman suffered a gunshot wound. The soldier has been evacuated to a medical facility. He is in satisfactory condition," the press service said.

It is noted that the Ukrainian military returned fire to the attacks by Russian occupation forces. The Ukrainian side to the Joint Ceasefire Control and Coordination Center informed the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission through the established coordination mechanism about the violations by Russian-controlled armed groups.

As of 7:00 Kyiv time on Friday, August 27, no ceasefire violations were reported.

The Ukrainian military is monitoring the situation in the area of ​​the Joint Forces Operation to repel and deter armed aggression of the Russian Federation, the press service of the Armed Forces stressed.

im

UkrInform

Ukraine and world news. Ukrinform brings the latest news, daily news, political news, business news, social news, cultural news, sports news, international news

https://www.ukrinform.net/

Related news
Two Ukrainian servicemen wounded in JFO zone

Two Ukrainian servicemen wounded in JFO zone

Russian-led forces have violated the ceasefire in the area of the Joint Forces Operation in eastern Ukraine three times since midnight as of 11:00 on September 28, wounding two Ukrainian service members, the press service of the General Staff of t...

UkrInform

Eight ceasefire violations recorded in JFO area over past day.

Eight ceasefire violations recorded in JFO area over past day.

Over the past day, September 27, the intensity of hostilities on the line of contact in eastern Ukraine increased compared to the previous day. The armed formations of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire eight times. One Ukrainian soldie...

UkrInform

EU enhances Ukraine’s cyber defense

EU enhances Ukraine’s cyber defense

The second wave of cybersecurity exercises funded by the European Union took place in Kyiv on September 20-22, involving Ukraine’s main public stakeholders in the area of cybersecurity.

UkrInform

Transport Secretary urges people not to panic buy petrol.

Transport Secretary urges people not to panic buy petrol.

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps is insisting that queues at the petrol pumps will continue if people carry on buying fuel when they don't need it. But after nearly two years of uncertainty during the pandemic, will people might listen to the advi...

New emergency measures introduced to co-ordinate fuel deliveries.

New emergency measures introduced to co-ordinate fuel deliveries.

The Government is to suspend competition law to allow suppliers to target fuel deliveries at petrol stations following a weekend of panic buying. Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng met industry executives in an effort to find a way through the curr...

People Celebrate as Swiss Voters Firmly Back Same-Sex Marriage.

People Celebrate as Swiss Voters Firmly Back Same-Sex Marriage.

Supporters of same-sex marriage in Bern, Switzerland, cheer and applaud as a screen shows that Swiss voters firmly back same-sex marriage on Sunday. ––––––––– READ MORE: Switzerland voted by a wide margin Sunday to allow same-sex couples to marry,...

The Press Preview: With Steve Richards and Lucy Fisher.

The Press Preview: With Steve Richards and Lucy Fisher.

Gillian Joseph takes a first look at the morning’s front pages with the columnist and broadcaster Steve Richards and The Telegraph's Deputy Political Editor Lucy Fisher. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: Follow us on Twitter: Like ...

Gabby Petito’s Step-Father Honors Daughter At Memorial: ‘She Genuinely Loved People’.

Gabby Petito’s Step-Father Honors Daughter At Memorial: ‘She Genuinely Loved People’.

Long lines formed outside the Moloney Funeral Home as the public came to pay respects to Gabby Petito. The 22-year-old’s step-father asked the public to be inspired by how his step-daughter treated others. More than 100 firefighters were in attend...

Taiwan Receives 160,000 Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccine from Slovakia.

Taiwan Receives 160,000 Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccine from Slovakia.

A plane carrying 160,000 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from Slovakia arrived at Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan on Sunday, September 26. ––––––––– READ MORE: The shipment was donated by the Slovakian government as a gesture of ...