On August 19, Russian mercenaries landed six attacks on Ukrainian positions in Donbas. One Ukrainian fighter sustained fatal injuries in combat.
According to the press office of the Joint Forces Operation HQ, in the area of Novooleksandrivka, militants opened fire from small arms, and in Krymske, they used 120 mm mortars to shell the emplacements of Ukrainian miltary.
In the area of New York, the illegal armed formations opened fire from stationary anti-tank grenade launchers; near Nevelske, they fired the same kind of weapons and small arms.
In the area of Krasnohorivka, militants opened fire from mounted anti-tank grenade launchers and heavy machine guns.
A hostile Orlan-10 drone crossed the division line in Luhansk region.