In the Donbass killed Ukrainian soldier, three more wounded. Digest ATO
For the past day, June 16, fighters 67 times violated the ceasefire.
This reports the press center of staff ATO.
It is noted that especially the enemy intensified with the onset of twilight, and nearly a third of these attacks is characterized by the use fighters and artillery weapons, which is prohibited by the accords.
On the seaside direction, the enemy yesterday from the 120-mm mortars shelled the fortifications of the armed forces of Ukraine near Bogdanovka. Of 82-mm mortars hit near Krasnogorovka.
“In addition, during the day, the invaders repeatedly fired rocket-propelled grenades and small arms of different calibers on the strong points of the armed forces of Ukraine, which are located in the area of Shirokino, Water, Pavlopol, Chermalyk, Talakivka and Novotroitsk. Just on this front has been credited with 21 hostile armed provocation”, – is spoken in the message.
In the direction of Donetsk have been 17 attacks by Pro-Russian militant group. Do not stop Russian mercenaries to conduct fire on positions ATO forces in the suburbs of Avdeevka. There last day and night the invaders were heavy fire by the Ukrainian defenders with tanks, mortars of various calibers and less powerful firepower.
Videopoke more weeks being in a coma, he died a sapper company commander of 72 brigade and
“Also, with the onset of dusk invaders intensively shelled from mortars, including prohibited, our fortifications in the area Verhneuralskogo, Novgorod, Lugansk and West of the Trinity. In addition, the bandits earlier in the day from grenade launchers of various modifications fired in the area of the Sands. And close Polling evening “worked” enemy sniper”, –said the press center.
In the area of Lugansk direction fixed most instances of the use of enemy weapons — 29 attacks. It is noted that especially this figure increased with the coming of night. In particular, the situation has escalated again in the area of the bakhmutka road, where the invaders were actively fired from mortars, tank weapons, rocket-propelled grenades and small arms at our strong points near Novomoskovskoe and Crimea. Several times from mortars, infantry fighting vehicles and infantry weapons, the enemy also opened fire on the ATO forces soldiers who hold the Fort near Novoaleksandrovka.
In addition, occupants are actively used weapons, mainly small arms and rocket-propelled grenades near the village of Lugansk, Donets, Trinity, Novozvanivka and Yellow.
As a result of combat action one Ukrainian soldier was killed. Three Ukrainian defenders was injured.
Earlier it was reported that from the beginning of the Russian aggression on the territory of Ukraine killed 2696 Ukrainian military. This was stated by the speaker of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine on ATO Andrei Lysenko.