Andriy Lysenko, speaker for the National Security and Defense Council, announced today, Censor.NET reports.
"The fighting continues near Bakhmutivka, Luhansk region. Terrorists tried to seize our checkpoints, but with no success. Ukrainian soldiers have enough weapon and ammunition, they are secured by field works, the command communicates with them and controls the situation," Lysenko reported.
At this moment, the Ukrainian artillery fights back the terrorists who attacked the ATO checkpoints, Lysenko reported. "Ukrainian troops are heading to the area of the fighting, and they will assist to wipe out the terrorists and to eliminate the threat for the checkpoints," Lysenko noted.