Ukraine reports 35 enemy attacks, 2 WIA's in last day
Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 35 times in the past 24 hours with two Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action (WIA), according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.
The largest number of attacks was recorded in the Mariupol sector. Here, the Ukrainian fortified positions near the town of Krasnohorivka came under fire from 82mm mortars, anti-tank grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. The enemy also used grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and infantry fighting vehicles to attack the Ukrainian positions near the villages of Vodiane and Hnutove. In addition, the Ukrainian Marines near Vodiane were attacked with the use of a Zu-23-2 anti-aircraft gun. Moreover, the occupiers fired grenade launchers on the Ukrainian fortified positions near the villages of Starohnativka, Talakivka, and Shyrokyne, as well as heavy machine guns near the villages of Chermalyk and Pavlopil. Enemy snipers were also active near the villages of Novotroyitske and Mykolaivka.
Read alsoUkraine reports 1 WIA amid 32 enemy attacks in last dayIn the Donetsk sector, the Russian occupation forces used grenade launchers of various systems and heavy machine guns to fire on the Ukrainian positions near the town of Avdiyivka, and the villages of Kamianka and Zaitseve. What is more, the defenders of the villages of Pisky and Opytne came under fire from heavy machine guns.
In the Luhansk sector, the invaders opened fire from automatic grenade launchers, and 120mm and 82mm mortars on the Ukrainian fortified positions near the village of Katerynivka. Furthermore, the Ukrainian positions near the village of Krymske were attacked with the use of 82mm mortars, while the defenders of the villages of Stanytsia Luhanska and Syze came under fire from small arms.