The Russian hybrid forces attacked the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine 70 times over the past 24 hours. Two Ukrainian servicemen were killed, six more suffered injuries, Censor.NET reports citing the ATO Headquarters.
In the Prymorske sector, the militants fired 120 mm and 82 mm mortars, Zu-23-2 anti-aircraft guns and grenade launchers at Krasnohorivka strongholds. Ukrainian positions near Vodiane were attacked with 120 mm and 82 mm mortars, IFV weaponry, grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms. The militants fired at defenders of Hnutove from 82 mm mortars, IFV weaponry and heavy machine guns. Marines near Pavlopil came under IFV, anti-tank grenade launcher, heavy machine gun and small arms fire. Positions near Shyrokyne were attacked with militants' IFVs and APCs. The militants fired at Ukrainian positions near Lebedynske and Starohnativka with heavy machine guns and attacked Talakivka and Novotroitske strongholds with grenade launchers and small arms.
In the Donetsk sector, Troitske strongholds came under 152 mm artillery, Zu-23-2 anti-aircraft gun, 120 mm and 82 mm mortar, grenade launcher and heavy machine gun fire. The militants fired at the positions near Avdiivka from 120 mm and 82 mm mortars, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. Luhanske strongholds were mortared with 120 mm and 82 mm shells. Defenders of Pisky were attacked with 120 mm mortars, IFVs, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. The militants fired at positions near Verkhniotoretske from 82mm mortars, anti-tank grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. Positions near Zaitseve came under anti-tank grenade launcher attack. Militants' snipers were also spotted in this area.
In the Luhansk sector, the militants fired at positions near Novozvanivka from 122 mm artillery, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. Defenders of Novooleksandrivka were attacked with 120 mm mortars, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. Positions near Novotoshkivka were shelled with 82 mm mortars. Russian hybrid forces mortared Orikhove, Nyzhnie and Katerynivka strongholds with 120 mm shells. The militants fired at positions near Popasna, Stanytsia Luhanska and Valuiske from grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. Defenders of Krymske sustained a grenade launcher attack.
The commanders of the Armed Forces of Ukraine made decisions to open fire in cases when there was an immediate threat to the life and health of Ukrainian servicemen.
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