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 32 attacks recorded yesterday, one Ukrainian soldier wounded, - ATO Staff

Russian hybrid forces continued attacks on Ukrainian army strong points along the entire contact line.

Censor.NET reports citing the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) Staff press center update as of Jan. 5, 2017.

In the Luhansk sector, Novozvanivka was hit by 120 mm mortars and various types of grenade launchers. The enemy employed grenade launchers against Talakivka and Stanytsia Luhanska. Novotroitske came under sniper fire.

In the Mariupol sector, militants mortared Marinka. Grenade launchers and small arms were used against Hnutove, Pavlopil, Shyrokyne, Marinka, Krasnohorivka, Vodiane and Novotroitske. Starohnativka came under IFV fire.

Read more: No losses reported yesterday, one soldier wounded at Svitlodarsk salient, - ATO spokesperson

In the Donetsk sector, positions near Troitske were hit by 152 mm artillery, Avdiivka was mortared. Luhanske and Avdiivka came under grenade launcher and small arms fire.

"Overall, 32 attacks were recorded. One soldier was wounded," the report notes.

As previously reported, on Jan. 5, militants carried out 52 attacks on ATO forces' positions.
 
 
 
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