In the zone of the antiterrorist operation in Eastern Ukraine none of the Ukrainian military was killed and was wounded over the past day, reported today, 22 November, the speaker of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine on ATO Alexander Motuzyanik.
The last day in Lugansk direction the enemy began a mortar attack in the Crimean, which lasted 10 minutes. «For the second half of the day the enemy has violated the regime of silence on these lines,» said Matusevich.
In other areas, and primarily near the village of Lugansk and near Popasnaya before it was quietly added Motuzyanik.
In General, during the day in Lugansk direction there were three enemy fire, one of them using heavy weapons.
At Donetsk direction the enemy violated the silence regime in zaytsevo and the plant. All the attacks happened in the second half of the day was long: from 30 minutes to 2.5 hours. «Ukrainian troops were forced to open return fire,» said Matusevich.
Just a day in the Donetsk region was 4 enemy shelling, he said. Including two with mortars. While the enemy fired at positions of Ukrainian military 40 mortar shells.
In Mariupol direction the main fighting continues at the coastal boundaries. In the afternoon there have been several mortar and artillery shelling. In Krasnogorovka occupants used the tank and the mortars, and another mortar attack by the enemy occurred in the Glorious South of Marinka.
Only in the direction of Mariupol the day before there were 10 enemy attacks in 8 cases, the enemy used heavy weapons. At the same time the positions of Ukrainian troops were fired 50 mortar rounds, 14 artillery and tank shells.
Asked by journalists about the information on the application of militants this morning with multiple rocket launchers «Grad» in the area Krasnogorovka, Motuzyanik said, «Yes, previously this information we confirm. Today, the enemy in one of the districts used the «Grad-P» — the so-called «Partisans». They released 4 missiles with a caliber of 122 mm.»
Motuzyanik said that the info tomorrow will be reported in detail.
«According to intelligence reports, Russia continues to provide fighters,» said Matusevich.
So, in Khartsyzk profit of 450 tons of fuel and three cars with spare parts for tanks, and in Ilovaysk — six carriages with ammunition.
We will remind, on 21 September in Minsk signed a framework decision of the Trilateral contact group on settling the situation in Donbas on the breeding effort and money on the demarcation line. The document was provided by the breeding effort and money in Gold, Petrovsky and the Village Lugansk.
1 Oct breeding forces was held in Golden, October 7, the withdrawal took place in the Petrovsky and 9 October was held in the Village of Lugansk.
However, on 9 October, the Chairman of the Lugansk regional military-civil administration Yuriy Garbuz said he planned on 9 October, the withdrawal of units of Armed forces of Ukraine in the Village of Lugansk will not take place.
At the headquarters of ATO stated that the leadership of the militants «DNR/LNR» is not willing to implement the framework decision of the Trilateral contact group for breeding forces in the Village of Lugansk in the near future.
On 17 November, the OSCE mission has recorded a record since the beginning of the year the number of attacks in the Donbas.
The area of the ATO: the main fighting goes on the Maritime borders, the invaders used «Grad» 22.11.2016