Three soldiers of the Armed forces of Ukraine were wounded in the zone of the antiterrorist operation in the East of the country over the past day, reported today, January 26, the speaker of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine on ATO Alexander Motuzyanik.
«For the last day no one Ukrainian soldier was killed and three were wounded: one in the Trinity and the plant, another soldier wounded in the area of Svetlodarsk arc», — he said at a briefing in Kiev.
On Lugansk the direction the fighting took place in the Popasnyansky area — in particular, the militants opened fire with small arms on the defenders of Novozvanovka the evening used mortars.
Note, the press center of staff ATO in Facebook also said that this night near Novozvanovka militants have used reactive multiple rocket launchers BM-21 «Grad». The occupants fired at least 20 missiles. The shelling lasted a few minutes.
Two provocations with mortars was recorded in the Trinity, and during one of them the positions of ATO forces were fired 50 min Provocations have also been arranged by the enemy in Walnut and in the village Yellow.
Just a day in the direction of Lugansk were 14 armed provocations, 2 of them with heavy weapons.
On the Donetsk direction the ceasefire was violated in all the traditional hotspots, with the exception of the Donetsk airport. The most difficult situation is in the area of Avdeevka. The enemy is actively used small arms and mortars. Two provocations recorded on the arc Svetlodarsk, three attacks the enemy made on the Northern outskirts of Gorlovka.
Just a day in the direction of Donetsk recorded 7 provocations.
On the Mariupol direction in the area of Krasnogorovka, Russian-armed occupying hybrid formirovaniya used MLRS «Grad B» («Partisans»). On this site for a day recorded the highest number of attacks, in the morning it worked snipers the enemy, after lunch militants fired machine guns and grenade launchers, 22.00 they used artillery and mortars. On PPC «Marinka» at the time of the attacks pristavali throughput operation. Two provocations were recorded in the area Novotroitsk. In the area of Pavlopol, Shirokino, the enemy used only small arms, and. in Gnutovo, artillery and mortars. Also, mortars occupants fired at positions of the Ukrainian military near the Water.
Just a day in In the direction of Donetsk the ceasefire was violated in all the traditional hotspots, with the exception of the Donetsk airport. On the Mariupol direction the knocks recorded 27 fire, 7 of them with heavy weapons.
We will remind, on December 24, 2016, occupiers disrupted the regular arrangement about the mode of silence in the Donbass. Before this several days of fierce fighting on the arc Svetlodarsk. Also forces ATO entered in Novoluganskoe, and installed a roadblock.
Dec 28, ATO forces repelled the attack of the hybrid Russian-occupation armed groups near the Cool Beam.
On 30 December the Ukrainian military repelled two attacks of the enemy near Popasnaya.
January 9, 2017 Ukraine’s Armed forces repelled an attack by saboteurs near Taramchuk.
The militants used «Grad» under the Novozvanovka 26.01.2017