Militants launched 15 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 15 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 15 attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in ATO area in Donbas over the past day. One Ukrainian serviceman was wounded.

This is reported by the ATO press center.

In Donetsk direction, illegal armed formations used grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms to fire at the outskirts of Avdiivka (18km north of Donetsk). In addition, ATO troops outside Kamyanka (62km south of Donetsk) and Butovka coal mine (11.4km north-west of Donetsk) came under grenade launcher fire.

In Mariupol direction, Russian-backed militants shelled Marinka (35 km south-west of Donetsk), using grenade launchers. Ukrainian positions outside Shyrokyne (20km east of Mariupol) came under heavy machine gun fire. Terrorists also used weapons on infantry fighting vehicles in the area of Hnutove (19km north-west of Mariupol).

In Luhansk direction, Ukrainian strongholds outside Krymske (42.5km north-west of Luhansk) came under small arms fire.


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