On August 22, armed Russian occupants attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas combat area eight times. None of the Ukrainian defenders were wounded or killed in action on Thursday, the press office of the Joint Forces Operation HQ reports.
The enemy shelled the emplacements of the Ukrainian military, using grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms.
In Donetsk region, Russian mercenaries attacked Vodyane, Novotroitske and Bohdanivka.
In Luhansk region, members of illegal armed gangs attacked Novoluhanske and Zaitsevo.
On August 21, pro-Kremlin bandits attacked Ukrainian positions in the combat zone seven times. One Ukrainian fighter was wounded,
On Thursday, Ukrainian demolition experts finished the mine-clearing works in the area of Stanytsia Luhanska checkpoint. OSCE confirmed this information after the session of the Minsk talks group.