Militants launch 91 attacks on ATO troops in eastern Ukraine

30.08.2016 10:22 363

Russian-backed militants launched 91 attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Donbas over the past day. 

This is reported by the ATO Headquarters press center.

As reported, in Donetsk direction the enemy used 152mm and 122mm artillery to shell Zaitseve (67km north-north-east of Donetsk), Pisky (12km north-west of Donetsk), Avdiyivka (18km north of Donetsk).

Militants also used armoured vehicles to attack Ukrainian servicemen in Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk) and Verkhniotoretske (22km north-east of Donetsk).

The tense situation was also observed in Luhansk region, where Ukrainian servicemen came under mortar, grenade-launcher, and machine-gun fire in Krymske (42.5km north-west of Luhansk) and Stanytsia Luhanska (16km north-east of Luhansk).


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