Militants launch 71 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launch 71 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 71 attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in ATO area in Donbas over the past day. 

This is reported by the ATO press center.

As noted, in Mariupol direction, the enemy used 152mm and 122mm artillery to fire at Krasnohorivka (29 km west of Donetsk) and Vodiane (16km north-west of Donetsk). In addition, terrorists shelled Novotroitske (32km south of Donetsk) and Talakivka (20km north-west of Mariupol), using mortars of different calibers.

In Luhansk direction, Ukrainian positions came under mortar fire near Troitske (69km west of Luhansk), Popasna (90 km north-west of Luhansk), Novooleksandrivka (65km west of Luhansk) and under grenade launcher fire in Novozvanivka (70km west of Luhansk) and Stanytsia Luhanska (16km north-east of Luhansk).

In Donetsk direction the tensest situation is observed in Avdiyivka (18km north of Donetsk), where Russian-backed militants used 152mm and 122mm artillery, 120mm and 82mm mortars, grenade launchers, small arms and tanks. Moreover, terrorists used different types of weapons to fire at Zaitseve (67km north-north-east of Donetsk), Kamyanka (62km south of Donetsk), Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk).


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