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In LNR accused the Ukrainian forces of violating the truce

Ukrainian security forces first fired on the territory of the breakaway Lugansk people's Republic after the introduction of additional measures to control the truce in the Donbass, said at a briefing on Thursday, head of the national police LNR Yan Leshchenko.

Agreed by the contact group on additional measures for the security of the truce, entered July 27, suggest a complete ban of fire, placing weapons in the settlements and near them, offensive and reconnaissance and sabotage actions. The commander of the joint forces of Ukraine Vladimir Kravchenko said that the militia violated the truce in the region on the first day of entry into force doper. Representation of the self-proclaimed Donetsk people's Republic in the Joint center for control and coordination of ceasefire and the people's militia LC named these statements provocation.

"Despite the reached agreements on ceasefire Ukrainian military forces have made provocative attacks on the territory of the Republic", - said Leshchenko.

He said that the Ukrainian security forces fired from handheld antitank grenade launcher in the direction of the positions of the militia in the district Golubovsky. According to him, later, the Ukrainian security forces twice opened fire from grenade launchers and small arms.

"Provocative shots by the units of the 93rd brigade (Ukrainian security forces - ed.) began in 0.20 (same as GMT), immediately after the completion of the observation flight of the UAV SMM OSCE, which had monitored the ceasefire regime," - said Leshchenko.