Andrii Lysenko, speaker of the National Security and Defense Council announced today at a briefing, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrinform.
"The militants have changed their target. Yesterday, they fired at the Army's positions at Krasnohorivka, but focused on Horlivka today. I am talking about the villages of Maiorske and Novhorodske, which were fired from small arms, grenade launchers, and heavy machine guns," Lysenko said.
Terrorists fired at ATO forces' positions about 50 times during last 24 hours. Sniper was spotted near Krasnohorivka - ATO press center
At the same time, the terrorists opened fire from banned IFVs near Krasnohorivka. The militants intensified their attacks near Luhanske, Myronivskyi, and Zaitseve. Moreover, the village of Zaitseve was shelled with banned 82mm mortars.
The situation remains tense in the vicinity of the Donetsk airport, especially near Pisky, Marinka, Opytne, and Avdiivka. "The militants continue provoking the ATO forces to fire back," Lysenko added.
Terrorists shelled Ukrainian soldiers at Shyrokyne with 120 mm mortars - ATO press center
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