Ukraine reports 67 militant attacks, 1 WIA in last day

10:00, 13 February 2017
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Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 67 times in the past 24 hours with one wounded in action (WIA), according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.


In the Mariupol sector, the occupiers fired mortars of various calibers on the villages of Pavlopil and Novotroyitske, and the town of Krasnohorivka.

"The militants used rocket-propelled grenades and small arms shooting on the villages of Pavlopil, Novotroyitske, Hnutove, Novohryhorivka, Chermalyk, Mykolaivka, Lebedynske, Vodiane and Shyrokyne. Enemy snipers were active in Novotroyitske and the town of Maryinka. Additionally, infantry fighting vehicles were used to attack Novohryhorivka," the report says.

Read alsoATO HQ daily report: 59 militant attacks, 2 WIAIn the Donetsk sector, the Russian occupation forces opened fire from mortars on the village of Verkhniotoretske and the town of Avdiyivka, as well as rocket-propelled grenades and small arms -- on the villages of Zaitseve, Pisky, Novoselivka Druha, Kamianka and Luhanske.

"The enemy fired from infantry fighting vehicles on the Ukrainian positions near Avdiyivka. Furthermore, snipers were active in the villages of Troyitske, Novoselivka Druha and Kamianka," the headquarters said.

In the Luhansk sector, the militants launched grenades shot small arms on the villages of Novo-Oleksandrivka and Novozvanivka.

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