Over the past day in the fighting in the Donbas killed one Ukrainian soldier, and another two were injured. This was announced at a briefing speaker of the presidential Administration on issues of anti-terrorist operation Colonel Andrei Lysenko, the correspondent of ЛІГА.net.
According to him, in the direction of Lugansk yesterday, there were two attacks in the Village of Lugansk in the night of the weapons of armored vehicles and mortars.
“Happiness and on bakhmutskaya route yesterday was quiet. Came under fire from a closed checkpoint Golden. It was fired from a modern sniper rifle asvk Russian-made 12.7 mm”, – said Lysenko. He added that the greatest activity of the hybrid army of the Russian Federation expressed in the Popasnyansky area, breaking the silence mode on several fronts.
A day at the Lugansk direction there were nine attacks, including one mortar.
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“On Donetsk the direction occupants fired again from the heavy artillery, our rear area. This time it’s the village of Arkhangelsk yasinovatskiy district, which is 20 km from the front line. Before dawn during the two attacks, the enemy fired more than 100 rounds of 152 mm caliber”, – said the speaker of the ATO.
According to military intelligence of Ukraine, the criminal order to open fire gave the Russian General staff.
“Major combat operations [in Donetsk area] turned around in the industrial area of Avdiivka – intense shelling from the enemy side lasted continuously for 10 hours. The occupants use the artillery of various calibers and systems that demonstrates the deployment of multiple batteries in the front line,” – said Lysenko. According to him, the number of issued ammunition in the shelling of heavy weapons exceeded 100.
A number of the attacks occurred in Lugansk, Gorlovka and in the front section of Sands – pilot.
A day in the direction of Donetsk recorded 18 attacks, including 10 heavy weapons.
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On the Mariupol direction of active operations continue in the extreme North and South – it’s Maryinsky district and part of the front Pavlopol, Shirokino.
According to the ATO headquarters, on both borders of the enemy is actively using mortars mainly in the dark. Most of the attacks occurred in Marinka and surrounding areas. Ukrainian troops returned fire.
Yesterday at Mariupol direction recorded 21 attacks, five of them – the mortar.
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