The militants open fire from weapons banned by the Minsk agreements at night when the OSCE SMM cannot see them. Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Viktor Muzhenko wrote on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.
After a trip to the line of collision, Muzhenko said that the Armed Forces of Ukraine aptly respond to such attacks. "We repulse the attacks. The terrorists suffer significant losses," he said.
The army is mostly formed of contract soldiers, although the drafted servicemen are also prepared to act effectively on the front line, Muzhenko said, having assured that the Armed Forces are ready for any challenges.
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