Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and one was injured in the zone of the antiterrorist operation in the Donbas over the past day, said the speaker of the Ministry of defence of the ATO Andrei Lysenko.
“Over the past day two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and one wounded”, – he said at a briefing on Saturday in Kiev.
A. Lysenko informed that in Luhansk direction for the day recorded 13 attacks, 6 of them with mortars. The militants opened fire in the direction of the forces ATO heavy weapons in Novoaydarsky and Stanichno-Lugansk areas. In particular, in the Crimean fired from small arms and mortars.
On Donetsk the direction, according to the speaker of the defense Ministry, a day recorded 33 fire, 13 of them with heavy weapons.
So, on the arc Svetlodarsk recorded 6 shelling, including mortar shells , in Maori on the positions of ATO forces were fired 20 mortar shells.
Night fighters from the guns of 152 mm caliber, installed in Gorlovka, fired 30 shells at zaytsevo, the positions of ATO forces were fired 15 mortar shells. BMP, mortars, small arms, the militants used in the Wide Beam and Novoselovka-2,” said A. Lysenko.
“The shelling is conducted almost around the clock, the enemy uses mostly mortars”, – he said.
For positions in the mine Butovka illegal armed groups fired from a tank, also released 50 min of different caliber.
On the Mariupol direction recorded 42 fire. According to A. Lysenko, the fire was fought with light weapons in Krasnohorivka and novotroitske, the shelling lasted for about an hour. In the Water and Shirokino night fighters used light weapons.