21 ceasefire violations were in the Mariupol region, Anti-terrorist Operation HQ reported Thursday morning.
Russia-backed militants opened fire from banned by Minsk agreements 152 and 122 mm artillery system in Vodyane, from 120 and 82 mm mortar in Krasnogorivka, from heavy machine guns, automatic grenade launchers and small arms near Maryinka, Pavlopil, Lebedynske, Slavne, Shyrokyne and Starognativka.
Ukrainian Armed Forces in the Luhansk region were attacked 4 times. Pro-Russia gunmen engaged fire from 82 mm mortar, machine guns, automatic grenade launchers and small arms in Novozvanivka, Novoalexandrivka and Stanytsia Luhanska.
5 attacks were spotted in the Donetsk region. The mercenaries conducted fire from 120 and 82 mm mortar in Avdiivka, and from machine guns, automatic grenade launchers and infantry fighting vehicle in Luhanske.
On Wednesday OSCE SMM has recorded an increase in ceasefire violations in the Donetsk region in comparison with the previous reporting period, most of which were concentrated near Avdiivka and Yasynuvata, as well as in and areas to the north-east of Mariupol.