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Ukrainian troops see 32 attacks in 24 hours

Militants use all types of small arms.

Ukrainian troops see 32 attacks in 24 hours
Photo: Photo: Max Levin

The militant groups in Donbas launched 32 attacks on the positions of ATO troops in eastern Ukraine last day.

The Russia-backed militants launched 14 attacks on our positions in Avdiyivka, Butovka coal mine, Opytne in Donetsk direction. They used all types of small arms and 82mm mortars. The militants also used grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms to fire at our troops near Mayorske, Zaitseve, Luhanske," the report by the ATO headquarters press center reads.

In Mariupol direction, the government army positions in Marinka, Krasnohorivka, Novotroitske, Shyrokyne were shelled from small arms, grenade launchers and 82 mm mortars.