Since Tuesday morning, Russian mercenaries landed six attacks on Ukrainian military's positions in Donbas. The enemy used heavy machineguns, rocket-propelled grenade launchers and mortars.
According to the HQ of Joint Forces Operation, the occupant forces attacked Novozvanivka, Opytne, Mariinka, Pavlopol and Lebedynske. 82 mm mortar mines hit Ukrainian positions near Novoluhanske.
Ukraine's government forces took no casualties in the said period of combat actions.
On August 5, Russian militants attacked the Ukrainian military 40 times; in four cases, they used heavy weaponry, specifically mortars. The Joint Forces Operation HQ reported that on Facebook.
Ukrainian troops took fire in Krymske, Novozvanivka, Luhanske, Svitlodarsk, Pivdenne, Novhorodske, Mariinka, Chermalyk, Hnutove, Lebedynske, Pavlopol, Vodyane and Shyrokyne. 82 mm mines hit Luhanske and Hnutove. In Lebedynske, a 120 mm mortar attack took place.