Chairman of the Luhansk Regional State Administration Hennadii Moskal reports this, Censor.NET informs citing the politician's press service.
The militants from Vesela Hora village attempted to storm a bridge near Shchastia city yesterday, October 7. The assault was repelled and suppressed with fire by Ukrainian servicemen. No victims reported on our side.
In addition, six attacks of varying intensity were carried out from 4 am to 11 pm on the position of the Ukrainian troops in Shchastia not far away from a thermal power plant and a bridge.
The militants shelled with mortars the National Guard checkpoint in Frunze village of the Slovianoserbsk district from 02.00 pm to 02.30 pm from the side of Kirovsk. A 30-year-old National Guard soldier was killed, another one was wounded.
The terrorists used a MLRS Grad against the National Guard checkpoint near Bakhmutka village at 04.05 pm. One National Guard serviceman was killed and three other were wounded.
The terrorists committed a mortar and Grad strike from the Kirovsk direction over the National Guard's checkpoint near the village of Donetske in the Kirovsk district at 03.20 pm. One soldier was killed and the other one was lightly wounded.
The terrorists first used a "Vasiliok" (Cornflower), a powerful mortar from Russia, during shelling of the Ukrainian military from Pervomaisk, which is controlled by the LPR terrorists. No victims reported on our side.
Strongholds of the Armed Forces' 24th brigade in the area of Triokhizbenka village were three times fired at from different types of weapons starting from 01.20 pm to 02.15 pm. A separate battalion's stronghold near Chornuhyne village was also fired at.
"Positions of the Ukrainian army in the Luhansk region were fired at more than 20 times just yesterday. All the attacks were accomplished by the 32nd corps of the so-called Don Army, militants of the Don and Zaria battalions, which are not subordinate to the LPR leadership and acting at their own discretion proving that they are the real descendants of General Vlasov and Cossack punitive SS divisions," Moskal said.