The situation in the East of the country (map ATO) as of 12:00 may 24, 2018, according to the NSDC of Ukraine.
During the day, in the past, the situation on the front line remained unchanged. The militants occupying administrations of the Russian Federation has slightly reduced the number of attacks, but units of the combined forces are ready for any action on the part of the enemy, and held the line, reports Rus.Media.
In General for last days, on may 23, our defenders recorded 38 the impact of attacks by Russian occupation troops.
The enemy made on our strong points 7 shots from the tank, and produced more than 80 mines, mortars of calibers of 120 and 82 mm.
Foreign troops are active in the defense, and opened adequate retaliatory fire from regular infantry weapons.
In the fighting, two of our soldiers received injuries of various degrees. Now they get help in medical institutions.
During the may 23, 6 recorded sighting of enemy attacks.
Mortars of calibers of 120 mm and 82 mm Russian occupation forces used by the Ukrainian defenders, morning and evening. Breaks enemy mines recorded our defenders near n end of September, the Crimean and twice the area of the Trinity.
Provocative attacks from infantry weapons the enemy was on the offices of the joint forces near these locations, as well as in the area Novozvanivka and Novoaleksandrovka.
Main activity of the enemy was observed here. For the past day 32 here recorded sighting of enemy attacks.
Morning after 07:00, the Russian militants and the occupation forces were shelling from a tank for the defenders of Pavlopol. From the occupied village of Sosnovskoye occupants fired 7 shots.
Shelling with mortars of calibers of 120 mm and 82 mm the enemy was at our strong points in the area of Granite, Pavlopol, a Survey, and the defenders of the mine Butovka.
Provocative fire from small arms and grenade launchers of various types of Russian occupation troops were in the side of the defenders of the settlement Verkhneolonetski, Newelska, Experienced, Sands, Shevik, Chermalyk, Avdeevka, Gnutova, Butovka, three times – near the Water and Marinka, and five times our defenders Shirokino and Pavlopol.
In addition, defenders double-and Pavlopol near Marinka were the fire of enemy snipers.
The situation on the contact line today, 24 may
Since midnight, the morning, has recorded 11 of the sighting of enemy attacks.
Basically, the enemy was in the direction of the defensive positions of units of the combined forces of the provocative attacks using grenade launchers and small arms near the Water, Szerokiego, Marinka, Novozvanivka, Nevel.
Division of the United forces securely hold the defense and suppressing enemy fire activity with regular infantry weapons.
Since the beginning of days of losses among our defenders there.
Information of the Main intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine
The command of the Russian occupation forces is taking steps to restore the weapons and fun of the staffing needs of the formations and units of the T. SV. 1 and 2, AK Russian occupation troops in the military hardware comes from Russia.
According to Gur, the defense Ministry of Ukraine, the specified equipment after entering the temporarily occupied territory of Donetsk and Lugansk regions will be positioned in the messages controlled by the occupation authorities, the media, as being restored to local businesses or found in hidden vaults in the mines”.
At the same time the command of the Russian occupation forces continued to hold separate and units of the T. SV. 1 and 2 of AK to a high degree of combat readiness. In particular, in barracks up to 50% of the personnel that is involved in combat operations against the Ukrainian defenders at the forefront. At the same time, the enemy increased the amount of training of artillery units with the release of their prepared firing positions along the line of contact simultaneously conducting air reconnaissance with use of unmanned aerial vehicles.