3 Jun 2019 09:00

Kyiv, Donetsk trade Donbas ceasefire breach accusations, no casualties

KYIV/DONETSK. June 3 (Interfax) - Ukrainian army positions came under five attacks in Donbas over the day, there were no casualties, the press center of the Joint Forces Operation said on Facebook on Monday morning.

"There were five ceasefire violations, including three involving 82mm mortars prohibited by the Minsk Agreements. The Joint Forces suffered no casualties," the press center said.

According to Ukrainian army intelligence, one hostile was killed on June 2.

Meanwhile, Ivan Prikhodko, the head of administration of Horlivka in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR), reported a Ukrainian army attack on the Horlivka checkpoint, which caused damage to a ticket office, in his statement posted on Telegram channel.

"The Horlivka checkpoint came under automatic gunfire tonight. Bullets hit a ticket office of the Donbas bus terminal. No one was hurt," Prikhodko said.