Militants launched 55 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 55 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.

In Mariupol direction, militants used 120mm mortars to shell Ukrainian positions in the area of Mykolayivka. The enemy used 122mm mortars to shell Ukrainian troops near Chermalyk (31km north-east of Mariupol). The enemy also fired at ATO troops near Talakivka (20km north-west of Mariupol), Vodiane (35 km south-west of Donetsk), Hnutove (19km north-west of Mariupol), Pavlopol (30 km northeast of Mariupol), using small arms and grenade launchers.

In Donetsk direction, the militants shelled Ukrainian troops near Avdiivka (18km north of Donetsk) and Pisky (12km north-west of Donetsk), using 82mm and 120mm mortars. In addition, illegal armed formations used 122 mm mortars to fire at Pisky (12km north-west of Donetsk). The enemy also fired at ATO troops near Opytne (11.5km north-west of Donetsk), Verkhniotoretske (22km north-east of Donetsk), Kamyanka (62km south of Donetsk), Mayorske (45km north of Donetsk), using grenade launchers and small arms of various calibers

In Luhansk direction, militants used 120mm mortars to shell Ukrainian positions near Katerynivka (64km west of Luhansk), Novooleksandrivka (65km west of Luhansk), Shchastia (23km north of Luhansk) and Trokhizbenka (33km north-west of Luhansk). The enemy attacks were also recorded near Krymske (42.5km north-west of Luhansk), Troitske (69km west of Luhansk) and Stanytsia Luhanska (16km north-east of Luhansk), where the militants opened fire on the ATO positions from grenade launchers and small arms.

As a result of hostilities over the past day, three Ukrainian soldiers were injured and wounded.


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