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ATO trooper wounded in Donbas

The enemy moved fire activity from Donetsk to coastal sector.

ATO trooper wounded in Donbas
Photo: Photo: Max Levin

On 26 October a Ukrainian military was wounded in combat in Donbas hostilities, the headquarters of the ATO reported on Friday, 27 October. The enemy shifted the center of fire activity from Donetsk to the coastal sector and 20 times violated the ceasefire agreement. The forces of ATO on 16 occasions returned fire.

Thus, the militants four times in the evening fired 82-mm mortars, anti-tank rocket-propelled grenades and small arms at the defenders of Hnutove and used 82-mm mortars to fire at Vodyane and Pavlopil.

In the Donetsk sector, Avdiyivka's industrial area remained the hot spot as Russia-backed separatist groups from heavy machine guns and small arms twice pounded the strongholds of Ukrainian military at the end of the day. One Ukrainian soldier was wounded in grenade launcher fire near Pisky.

In the Luhansk sector, the positions of the ATO forces near Luhanskaya Stanytsya were under the fire of enemy grenade launchers and small arms.

On 25 October, Donbas militants 15 times broke the ceasefire accord. One Ukrainian serviceman was wounded.