Over 24 hours, Russian occupant forces attacked positions of the Ukrainian fighters in Donbas combat zone nine times. The government troops took no casualties; the Joint Forces Operation HQ reported this on Tuesday evening.
The enemy opened fire from grenade launchers, small arms, and heavy machine guns; skirmishes were observed in Krymske, Novotoshkivske, Orikhove, Luhanske, Starohnativka, Chermalyk, and Pavlopil.
82 mm mines hit Ukrainian outposts near Orikhove, Luhanske, and Starohnativka. A hostile IFV fired in Luhanske.
Earlier, on October 1, the militants opened fire at the Ukrainian Armed Forces positions 21 times.
“The occupants performed 21 attacks at our positions, including four times from Minsk-banned weapons. The enemy shot at our positions near Krymske, Novozvanivka, Luhanske, Zaitseve, Pisky, Krasnodarivka, Novomykhaylivka, Novotroitske, Starohnativka, Hnutove, Vodyane, Lebedynske, and Shyrokyne,' the message of the Joint Forces Operation HQ says.