Russian proxies attack Ukraine 24 times in last day

09:43, 06 December 2017
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Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 24 times in the past 24 hours, according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.

REUTERS

"In the Luhansk sector, the occupiers fired mortars of various calibers to attack the Ukrainian fortified positions near the villages of Luhanske, Zaitseve and Novoluhanske. The defenders of the villages of Krymske and Novoluhanske came under fire from grenade launchers and small arms," the report says.

Read alsoUkraine reports 3 WIA's amid 21 enemy attacks in last dayIn the Donetsk sector, the enemy shelled the defenders of the village of Vodiane several times, using mortars and grenade launchers, as well as small arms near the village of Starohnativka. Moreover, the Russian-backed mercenaries violated the ceasefire near the town of Avdiyivka, using mortars and grenade launchers. In addition, they opened fire from infantry fighting vehicles and grenade launchers near the village of Bohdanivka.

Fortunately, no Ukrainian soldiers were killed or wounded in action.

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