Ministry of Defense: Militants attacked Ukrainian troops three times

Kyiv, March 08, 2018.

Russia-backed militants delivered three precision attacks in the ATO zone yesterday. “Ukrainian troops did not return fire,” reported Ukrainian Ministry of Defense spokesman on ATO Maksym Prauta at a press briefing at Ukraine Crisis Media Center.

In Luhansk sector, Russian proxies attacked Ukrainian positions in Luhanske and Troitske areas with mounted grenade launchers and large caliber machine guns.

In Donetsk sector, Russia-backed militants delivered one small arms attack in Krasnohorivka area.

Unfortunately, one Ukrainian serviceman was wounded in action yesterday.

Report on the military developments as of March 7 is available here. Interactive data on the shelling: chronology shelling chart and the interactive map.


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