On July 22, Russian militants attacked positions of Ukraine's government troops 15 times. The HQ of the Joint Forces Operation reported that on Facebook on Monday.
According to the message, one Ukrainian serviceman sustained wounds in combat; no cases of heavy weaponry use were reported.
The enemy opened adjusted fire in the areas of Krymske, Novooleksandrivka, Zaitsevo, Avdiivka, Starohnativka, Mariinka, Lebedynske, Talakivka, Hnutove, Vodyane and Shyrokyne.
In the early hours of Monday, Russian mercenaries opened fire in Mayorsk and Shyrokyne. The Ukrainian intelligence states that two militants of the illegal armed units were wounded in combat.
Earlier, Ukrainian-American military exercises Sea Breeze - 2018 came to an end in Odesa and Mykolaiv regions and the northwestern part of the Black Sea. This was reported in the press service of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.
"In a complex military and strategic situation, our partners from 19 countries at the highest level have resolutely shown support for Ukraine. I am confident of our effective interaction at sea, in the air and on the ground, that is, where joint actions are needed in the name of peace and stability. We continue the good tradition of maritime friendship and partnership, which become stronger with the years, "said Naval commander Igor Voronchenko at the closing ceremony of the exercises.
It is noted that in the course of the drills, the ship crews marched about 2,500 miles in the sea, the aviators carried out more than 200 flights with a total flight time of about 105 hours, the Marines performed more than 400 skydiving jumps, half of them at night, and 60 on water, divers were underwater for more than 70 hours.