Illegal armed groups in the area of Avdeevka was used MLRS BM-21 “Grad” on Ukrainian military positions.
Over the past day illegal armed groups 66 times opened fire at positions of forces of operation joint forces (EP), two soldiers were killed and four were injured, the press center of the headquarters of the Operation, reports Rus.Media.
“Russian occupation troops in disregard of international agreements 66 times violated the ceasefire, including 25 times used mortars, artillery and jet systems of the BM volley fire-21. Around 21:00 the enemy has used MLRS BM-21 “Grad” on the positions of our troops near Avdiivka. Division of the United forces gave an adequate response to the invaders and were active defense”, – stated in the message on the page OOS on Facebook Thursday morning.
On the Lugansk direction
active combat operations were conducted in the areas of settlements Novozvanovka and Trinity.
On the Donetsk direction
Illegal armed groups intensified in the areas of settlements Lugansk, Svetlodarsk, Novoluganskoe, Maori. Constantly fighting continues in the area of Avdeyevka industrial area and village Experienced. On the Mariupol direction of active militants in the areas of settlements Water, Lebedinsky, Shirokino.
“During the fighting yesterday two of our defenders were killed, four were injured. The wounded were quickly evacuated to hospital, where they received qualified medical help and their life threatens nothing”, – stated in the message.
In the press center of the headquarters of the NFB said that since the beginning of the day, may 17, the situation on the frontline remains under control. Losses among the Ukrainian military there.
According to the Ukrainian intelligence, over the past day the militants suffered significant losses – 5 people killed and 8 injured.