Militants launched 67 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 67 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 67 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 shelled Ukrainian troops near Bohdanivka using 120mm mortars and Krasnohorivka (29 km west of Donetsk) using 82mm mortars. In addition, illegal armed formations used small arms and grenade launchers to fire at Shyrokyne (20km east of Mariupol), Vodiane (35 km south-west of Donetsk), Pavlopol (30 km northeast of Mariupol), Chermalyk (31km north-east of Mariupol), Talakivka (20km north-west of Mariupol) and Novotroitske (32km south of Donetsk).

In Donetsk direction, the militants shelled Ukrainian troops near Avdiivka (18km north of Donetsk), using tanks, mortars of various calibers and fire weapons. The enemy fired at ATO troops near Verkhniotoretske (22km north-east of Donetsk), Novhorodske (34km north of Donetsk), Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk) and Pisky (12km north-west of Donetsk), using grenade launchers.

In Luhansk direction, militants used mortars, tanks, grenade launchers and small arms to shell Ukrainian positions near Novotoshkivske (53km north-west of Luhansk) and Krymske (42.5km north-west of Luhansk). The enemy attacks were also recorded near Stanytsia Luhanska (16km north-east of Luhansk), Troitske (69km west 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, one Ukrainian soldier was killed and three were injured.


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