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Soldier wounded in Donbas
The enemy fired at the positions of the Ukrainian military near Katerynivka from automatic and heavy grenade launchers, as well as small arms.
Since the beginning of the day, separatists have once violated the regime of silence in the Donbas – a Ukrainian soldier was wounded. About it informs press center of the JFO headquarters on Sunday, January 16.
The separatists opened fire on the positions of the Ukrainian military in the Katerynivka area from automatic and heavy grenade launchers, as well as small arms.
A Ukrainian soldier was wounded. After providing first aid, he was evacuated to a medical facility. The soldier’s condition is satisfactory.
In response to the armed provocations of the enemy, the Ukrainian military opened fire without using weapons prohibited by the Minsk agreements.
Recall that on the eve of the day in the Donbass passed without shelling. The Armed Forces of Ukraine continue to control the situation and carry out tasks to repel and deter Russia’s armed aggression, the headquarters noted.
The JCCC also said that the separatists deployed 275 pieces of equipment. The revealed violations testify to the systematic creation of preconditions for further escalation of tension along the collision line, observers say.