Four ceasefire violations recorded in Donbas

Censor.NET reports referring to the JFO press centre Facebook page.

"In the area of responsibility of the operational and tactical group ‘North’, the armed formations of the Russian Federation opened fire from grenade machine guns, hand-held antitank grenade launchers and small arms near Shumy (41km north of Donetsk); heavy machine guns – outside Pivdenne (40km north-east of Donetsk); small arms – in the area of Mayorske (45km north of Donetsk)," the press center of the JFO Headquarters informs.

Ukrainian defenders fired back in response to enemy shelling.

The OSCE representatives were informed about the facts of ceasefire violations through the Ukrainian side of the Joint Control and Coordination Center (JCCC). Ukrainian troops sustained no losses.

Today, February 19, no ceasefire violations have been recorded in the Joint Forces Operation area. The situation in the JFO area remains controlled by Ukrainian troops.

Censor.Net

Ukrainian News site. We find breaking news, multimedia, reviews & opinion on Kiev, business, sports & more at Censor.net.

https://censor.net/en

Related news
Pope Francis Laments ‘The Disastrous Effects Of Wars’ As Iraq Trip Begins - NBC News NOW.

Pope Francis Laments ‘The Disastrous Effects Of Wars’ As Iraq Trip Begins - NBC News NOW.

Speaking at the presidential palace welcome ceremony, the pontiff urged people to overcome their differences and “leave to future generations a better, more just and more humane world." » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Dig...

Virus-hit EU under fire for vaccine shortages - DW News.

Virus-hit EU under fire for vaccine shortages - DW News.

The European Union is under pressure over vaccine shortages, as infection numbers continue to climb. Brussels is now backing a ban by Italy on the export to Australia of a quarter of a million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine. So far, the drugmake...

AstraZeneca exec:  «We are ready to supply tens of millions of doses»  in the U.

AstraZeneca exec: «We are ready to supply tens of millions of doses» in the U.

Millions of doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine are being administered to some of the world's lowest-income countries thanks in part to the global COVAX initiative. The drugmaker plans to request emergency-use authorization for its vaccine f...

NHS pay row: 1% 'feels like a kick in the teeth'

NHS pay row: 1% 'feels like a kick in the teeth'

Nurses union and group leaders have set up an industrial action fund as the government continues to defend its suggestion of a 1% pay rise. Sky's Katerina Vitozzi speaks to some of those in the argument and what the disenchantment may mean for the...

Coronavirus relief bill could pass Senate by this weekend.

Coronavirus relief bill could pass Senate by this weekend.

The Senate is continuing to work on President Biden's coronavirus relief bill, and it could be sent back to the House by this weekend. CBS News congressional correspondent Nikole Killion joined CBSN's Tanya Rivero from Capitol Hill with the latest...

Suicidal teen told by Children's Mental Health Services to 'take a bath'.

Suicidal teen told by Children's Mental Health Services to 'take a bath'.

Warning: This video contains detailed testimony about mental health issues and suicidal feelings - which some viewers may find distressing. School closing and Lockdown restrictions have seen a rise in mental health issues in young people. Minister...