Militants launched 16 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 16 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 16 attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in ATO area in Donbas over the past day. Four Ukrainian servicemen were wounded.

This is reported by the ATO press center.

In Donetsk direction, after the morning fire activity of the illegal armed formations, the ceasefire regime was observed in the evening and at night.

The tensest situation was observed in Mariupol direction, where Ukrainian strongholds outside Vodiane (16km north-west of Donetsk) and Pavlopol (30 km northeast of Mariupol) came under enemy fire. Russian-backed militants also fired at ATO troops near Talakivka (20km north-west of Mariupol), using heavy machine guns.

In Luhansk direction, terrorists shelled Ukrainian strongholds near Novotoshkivske (53km north-west of Luhansk), using anti-tank grenade launchers and heavy machine guns.


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