Kyiv, June 12, 2016. Avdiivka, the vicinity of Horlivka and Luhanske
Militants used 82-mm and 120-mm mortar launchers, as well as grenade launchers, machine guns and small arms in the Mariupol sector near Krasnohorivka and Mariink
Russia-backed militant groups shelled Ukrainian positions near Novooleksandrivka in the Luhansk sector. “Militants used small arms and grenade launchers. Moreover, one sniper’s attack took place,” elaborated Col. Motuzyanyk. Another provocation took place near Novozvanivka.
“Ukrainian Armed Forces incurred no losses in combat in the past 24 hours, 12 troops were wounded,” informed the spokesman. According to the available information, militants lost 5 people killed and 12 wounded from four different subdivisions.
Col. Motuzyanyk also informed that Ukrainian military intelligence registered new acts of supply of ammunition for self-proclaimed “Luhansk people’s republic” and “Donetsk people’s republic” from the territory of Russia. “A column consisting of 70 trucks was loaded ammunition in Russian town of Donetsk, Rostov oblast, and proceeded through Izvaryne towards Krasn
Ukrainian law enforcements detained a Druzhkivka inhabitant who had joined militants in May 2014 and was keeping watch at checkpoints carrying arms. Moreover, a Krasnohorivka inhabitant was detained. He is a militant of Vostok Russia-backed militant group and had joined it in July 2014.