Russia-backed mercenaries 62 times attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas last night. ATO Press Centre speaker Anton Myronovych said this January 5, in a commentary to 112 Ukraine TV channel.
According to him, the enemy mostly used small arms and grenade launchers. Just once near Luhanske, they fired from anti-tank missile launchers.
“Most of the attacks took place in the same areas as before – Donetsk, an area to the north of Horlivka and near Luhanske. The situation near Maryinka, Donetsk region, grew tenser. Since 6 p.m till midnight, 5 attacks took place”, Myronovych said.
It is expected that Victoria Nuland, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs and Vladislav Surkov, Advisor of President of the Russian Federation, will meet January 15 in Kaliningrad, Russia. The topic of their discussion would be implementation of Minsk agreements.