Over the past 24 hours on October 15, Russian-backed militants performed 37 attacks in Donbas conflict zone. One Ukrainian soldier died, three more got injured, as the Joint Forces Operation HQ reported on Facebook.
“The occupants opened fire 37 times at our positions. Minsk-banned weapon was applied nine times,” the message says.
The enemy shot at the Ukrainian positions grenade launchers, heavy machine guns, and small arms near Krymske, Katerynivka, Troitske, Luhanske, Svitlodarsk, Novoluhanske, Pivdenne, Avdiivka, Pisky, Nevelske, Marinka, Berezove, Stepne, Avdiivka, Starohnativka, Chermalyk, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Talakivka, Vodyane, Lebedynske, and Shyrokyne.
Russian occupation troops attacked our positions with 120mm mortars near Troitske, Novoluhanske, and Talakivka and with 82mm mortars near Troitske, Luhanske, Svitlodarsk, and Hnutove. The militants shot from IFV at the defenders of Troitske and Vodyane. A military clash occurred in Avdiivka.
“One soldier of the Joint Forces Operation died, three more got wounded,” the HQ informed.
According to the intelligence, two militants were eliminated and six – injured.
Today, the enemy performed three attacks from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns, and small arms near Novozvanivka, Pisky, and Pavlopil. Heavy weapon was not applied. No casualties reported.
Reportedly, soldiers of Ukraine’s Armed Forces defeated militants’ attack near Avdiivka, Donetsk region.