Positions of AFU were fired from the Minsk agreements prohibited weapons
Photo: Operation Ob Gnani forces / Joint Forces Operation / Facebook
22 Feb as at 18.50 on Donbass wounded one Ukrainian soldier. This was reported in the Facebook press center of the headquarters operations of joint forces (OOS).
“As a result of explosion of the unknown explosive device one Ukrainian defender was injured. The victim was immediately taken to a medical facility and provide expert assistance”, – stated in the message.
According to the headquarters of the FOS in less than a day 22 Feb fighters seven times fired at positions Armed forces of Ukraine.
“The enemy fired on our positions from the Minsk agreements prohibited the 120-mm mortars and 82 mm grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms”, – stated in the summary.
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In 2014, immediately after the annexation of Crimea, Russia has begun armed aggression in Eastern Ukraine. Fighting underway between Ukraine’s Armed forces on the one hand, and the Russian army and Russian-backed militants, who control part of the Donetsk and Lugansk regions, on the other. Officially, Russia does not recognize its invasion of Ukraine, despite Ukraine presented the facts and evidence.
9 Dec 2019, in Paris the first three years of the summit of leaders of “Norman Quartet” – Ukraine, France, Germany and Russia on the settlement of the situation in the Donbass. The parties inter alia agreed to the end of the year to agree on a complete ceasefire.
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vadim Pristayko said that the participants of the tripartite contact group during the negotiations on 18 December failed to agree a new truce and agreed to extend the cease-fire, announced in July.