"The Ukrainian troops continue operations to liberate Lutuhyne,Shahtarsk, and Torez and to destroy terrorist groups in the regionof the kurgan Savur-Mohyla. The area near Horlivka, controlled bythe ATO forces, is being expanded," the expert wrote.
According to him, the ATO forces units raided inthe direction Shahtarsk, Ternove, Ridkodub, Savur-Mohyla.Simultaneously, the Ukrainian aviation forces destroyed asignificant amount of manpower and equipment of the militants.
"Theterrorists carry out a counterattack near Luhansk, trying to pushback the ATO forces. The ATO positions at the Luhansk airport arepermanently shelled from MLRS BM-21 "Grad", tanks, and mortars,"Tymchuk said.