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1 March 2019, 15:37

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Ukrainian army violates ceasefire 173 times in February

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LUGANSK, March, 1 (Lugansk Media Centre) - Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 173 times in February 2019, said the LPR Mission to the JCCC.

"The LPR Mission to the JCCC recorded 173 violations by the Ukrainian side in February 2019."

The weapons banned by the Minsk Agreements were used on 127 (73 percent) occasions: 74 rounds of 122mm and 152mm artillery, 956 rounds od 122mm and 82mm mortars, seven anti-tank guided missiles, 48 incidents involving IFVs, 1,303 rounds of RPGs, SPGs, AGSs, grenade launchers.

One civilian was injured, 24 civilian infrastructure objects damaged.

In one of the incidents, staff of the Lugansk Voda state water company and the SMM members came under Ukrainian fire in Zolotoye-5.

LuganskMediaCentre — 01 March — Lugansk