Militants launched 37 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 37 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Russian-backed militants over the past day launched 37 attacks on the positions of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in Donbas, of which 27 were recorded in Mariupol direction.

This has been reported by the ATO Headquarters press center.

Thus, in Mykhailivka area terrorists used 82mm and 120mm mortars to shell the Ukrainian positions, and near the populated area of Pishchovyk the enemy fired 122 mm artillery. Near Povlopil and Krasnohorivka, militants used machine guns, mortars and small arms. The Ukrainian positions near Lebedynske and Vodiane came under 120mm mortar fire, while in Shyrokyno the enemy used mortars and armored personnel carrier.

Seven attacks were launched in Donetsk direction. Terrorists fired at Avdiivka, Slavne and Luhanske, using 82mm mortars, machine guns, grenade launchers and small arms.

Three ceasefire violations were recorded in Luhansk direction. Terrorists shelled Krymske, using mortars and 152 mm artillery, and in Lopaskino and Stanitsa Luhanska they used mortars to attack Ukrainian positions.


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