Militants launch 96 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

18.08.2016 10:43 363

Russian-backed militants launched 96 attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Donbas over the past day.

This is reported by the ATO Headquarters press center.

"The enemy opened artillery fire six times on the town of Avdiyivka, having launched more than 130 shells of 122mm caliber on our defenders. The same caliber was used during shelling of the villages of Pisky, Novoselivka Druha and Pershe Travnia. About 40 shells were launched on the village of Luhanske," the report says.

Despite the intensification of enemy actions, the ATO forces completely control the situation along the demarcation line, the headquarters said.


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