Militants launched 11 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 11 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Russian-backed militants launched 11 attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in Donbas over the past day.

This is reported by the ATO Headquarters press center.

“The enemy violated ceasefire 11 times over the past day. One Ukrainian soldier was wounded as a result of the enemy shelling,” the report reads.

In Donetsk direction, the enemy shelled Ukrainian defenders near Pisky (12km north-west of Donetsk) and Slavne (25km south-west of Donetsk), using mortars of various calibres and small arms.

In Luhansk direction, the tensest situation was observed in Svitlodarsk area. Russian-backed militants used IFV, 82mm mortars, machine guns and small arms to shell Ukrainian positions near Novooleksandrivka (65km west of Luhansk), Novhorodske (34km north of Donetsk), Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk) and Zaitseve (67km north-north-east of Donetsk).


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