On Tuesday, February 12, Russian troops launched attacks on Ukrainian positions in Donbas five times. The Joint Forces Operation HQ reported that, adding that one Ukrainian serviceman was wounded in action.
Once, the enemy used Minsk-banned weaponry.
In Mariinka, Donetsk region, hostile forces opened fire from small arms. An enemy sniper attack also occurred there.
An 82 mm mortar mine hit the living house in Shyrokyne, Donetsk region.
In Khutir Vilny, the militants fired an 82 mm mortar and heavy machine guns; small arms fire was reported in Stanytsia Luhanska. RPGs, heavy machine guns, and small arms were used in the attack on Travneve. In Bohuslavske, the enemy opened fire from anti-tank missile system and BMP-2 fighting vehicle armament.
The Ukrainian forces returned fire to suppress the enemy activity. Three occupants were wounded and another three killed in action.
Since the beginning of February 13, the occupants did not open fire in the combat area.