"Since yesterday, fighting has not ceased near Marynivka village. The Ukrainian soldiers repulsed four attacks. The militants attacked under cover of 5 tanks and several armoured personnel carriers (APCs). By the response fire, the ATO forces destroyed 3 tanks, 2 APCs, and 3 cars, which delivered the militants to the site of the clashes. The information about the losses of both sides is now checked," Tymchuk wrote.
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He added that near Stukalova Balka village 2 reconnaissance UAVs of the terrorists were found: "They were fired at, but the attempt to bring down the drones failed. 15 minutes after detecting UAVs, the terrorists opened fire on the checkpoint of the ATO forces near Stukalova Balka village."
Also the militants fired at the checkpoint of the ATO forces near Metalist village close Luhansk, using mortars. The positions of theATO forces at the Luhansk airport were also fired. There are no casualties among the Ukrainian military.