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Two wounded in Donbas last day

The enemy shelled ATO positions in Mariupol sector.

Two wounded in Donbas last day
Photo: Photo: Max Levin

Over the past day, Donbas militants 18 times violated the ceasefire wounding two Ukrainian ATO trropers. On Sunday afternoon, Avdiyivka saw the largest number of shelling attacks, but toward evening, the enemy concentrated attacks in the Mariupol sector, ATO headquarters reported in a Facebook release om Monday.

After 18:00, militants twice pounded Ukrainian fortifications near Vodyane from 82-mm mortars, grenade launchers and small arms. In one of these attacks, one Ukrainian fighter was wounded. In addition, the Russia-backed separatists used 120--mm mortars near Shyrokyne and Pavlopil.

At around 21:00 one more Ukrainian defender was wounded as a result of enemy shelling of an ATO strongpoint in the area of Novotroyitske. In response, ATO returned fire from heavy machine guns.

At 22:00 the enemy released at least 18 rounds from a rocket fire system at Shyrokyne.

In the Luhansk sector, illegal armed groups twice used small arms and automatic grenade launchers near Novooleksandrivka and Novotoshkovskiy by the end of the day.

On Saturday, ATO HQ reported 31 instances of shelling attacks by "DPR" and "LPR" militants. Three Ukrainian servicemen were wounded.