Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 26 times in the past 24 hours, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.
In the Mariupol sector, the occupiers started firing mortars on the Ukrainian positions near the village of Shyrokyne.View map in full size
During the day, they used mortars of different calibers, rocket-propelled grenades, heavy machine guns and small arms in the towns of Krasnohorivka and Maryinka, and the villages of Talakivka and Shyrokyne.
”In the Luhansk sector, Russia`s hybrid military force fired 82mm mortars on the village of Novozvanivka, as well as grenade launchers on the villages of Krymske, Zhovte, Lopaskyne, Novo-Oleksandrivka and Stanytsia Luhanska. The enemy also fired anti-aircraft guns on Novo-Oleksandrivka,” the report says.
In the Donetsk sector, the militants fired mortars and rocket-propelled grenades on the Ukrainian positions near the town of Avdiyivka.