The operations report states that she situation in the east of Ukraine remains difficult as of 9.00, October 9.
The insurgents do not stop efforts of storming the Donetsk airport continuing to shell our troops' positions on its territory. Thus the terrorists carried out four mortar attacks on the airport in Donetsk from 07.30 pm yesterday to 4.00 am today., there are no losses on our side. The losses of enemy forces are specified.
The terrorists attacked the Ukrainian Armed Forces checkpoints guarding the thermal power plant in Shchastia, which provides electricity to Luhansk.
Half a hundred of armed terrorists attacked a checkpoint near the eastern part of the village of Bohdanivka at about 04.00 am.
The illegal armed groups have carried out 33 artillery strikes on the ATO forces positions in just 24 hours"