Militants shell living blocks in Mariinka, civilian injured
‘DNR’ militants shelled Mariinka this morning, reported the ATO headquarters press center spokesman Anton Myronovych. A woman – resident of Mariinka got injured.
Russia opens trumped-up "criminal cases" against Ukrainian soldiers
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation continues to "identify" members of the Ukrainian Armed Forces and the National Guard defending their country from Russian invaders by launching criminal proceedings under Part 1 of Article 356 of the Russian Federation Criminal Code (use of prohibited means and methods of warfare), the committee's press service told an UNIAN correspondent.
Militants shell 43 times, four Ukrainian soldiers injured in Donbas
Four Ukrainian soldiers were injured in ATO area due to militants’ shelling. Russian occupation forces used heavy artillery relatively less yesterday, but they continued shelling the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine from other types of weapons. Militants shelled Ukrainian positions 43 times along the whole delimitation line. The majority of hostile armed provocations were recorded in the Prymorske area, and the enemy shelled from artillery caliber of more than 100 mm only in Luhansk region. This was reported by the ATO headquarters in Faceboook.
Donbas war update: 6 Ukraine soldiers wounded in almost 50 attacks on Sunday
Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian troops 47 times in the past day, using proscribed 120mm weapons 10 times, as a result of which six Ukrainian soldiers have been wounded, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.
"Lost" Russian military medics detained in Donbas, — ATO deputy commander
A group of Russian military doctors was detained in Donbas on Sunday, June 18. This was reported by Oleksandr Rozmaznin, Major General and ATO Deputy Commander in Chief, to journalists in Kramatorsk, according to OstroV agency.
Militants shell 55 times in ATO zone, three Ukrainian soldiers injured
Militants shelled 55 times in ATO zone, three Ukrainian soldiers were injured as a result of the attacks. This was reported by the press center of the ATO headquarters in Facebook.
8 military doctors perished during ATO, — Poroshenko
38 military medics have perished during Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) in Donbas. This was reported by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko during the speech at Pokrovsk in Donetsk region, broadcast by 112 Ukraine TV channel.
Donbas: 85 attacks on Ukrainian positions
Russia-backed militants continue to shell positions of Ukrainian forces in the war-torn Donbas.
77 attacks reported in ATO zone, four Ukrainian soldiers wounded
Situation in ATO zone deteriorated again. Russia-backed terrorist forces increased the intensity of fire in some areas. Militants use artillery weapons, particularly multiple launch rocket system was used once. Russian illegal armed groups launched 77 attacks on positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces, and also shelled residential areas in the frontline cities. Four Ukrainian military officers got wounded as a result of hostilities in the last 24 hours. This was reported by ATO HQ on Facebook.
Ukraine adequately reacts to Russia's snap combat readiness drills on borders
Ukrainian Defense Ministry spokesman Andriy Lysenko has announced that Ukraine has stepped up the monitoring of its airspace and borders in response to a statement by Russia's Defense Ministry about snap checks of Russian troops' combat readiness near the Ukrainian borders and the transfer of Russian military units to the Russian-occupied Crimea.
Russian cruise missiles hit Syrian Palmyra
Russia’s fleet in the Mediterranean attacked what the Russian Defense Ministry refers to as ISIS positions in the area of Palmyra, Syria.
Russian artillery systems in Donbas start to shell at longer distance
Ukrainian military journalist and blogger Yuriy Butusov claims that Russian artillery systems used against the Ukrainian army in Donbas have begun shelling at longer distances.
Donbas: 44 attacks on Ukrainian positions
One Ukrainian soldier was killed, and five more were wounded in combat in the war-torn eastern Ukraine over the last 24 hours.
Militants deliberately destroy water supply system of uncontrolled Luhansk
Militants of the separate areas of Luhansk regions (ORLO) are deliberately destroying the water supply system of the uncontrolled Luhansk. Yuriy Hrynchak, Deputy Minister of the temporarily occupied territories and the internally displaced people, reported that on air of one of the Ukrainian TV channels.
Donbas war update: 3 WIA's amid 50 attacks in last day, Luhansk sector sees escalation
Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 50 times in the past 24 hours with three Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action (WIA), according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.
Militants shell 50 times in ATO area, three soldiers injured
Militants shelled 50 times in ATO area during the past 24 hours. Three Ukrainian soldiers were injured. This was reported by the press center of the ATO headquarters in Facebook.
Donetsk governor gives details about Krasnohorivka Sunday attack (Photos)
Head of Donetsk military and civilian administration Pavlo Zhebrivsky has given details about a recent attack by Russia's hybrid military forces on the Ukrainian-controlled town of Krasnohorivka in Donetsk region on Sunday, May 28.
Donbas: Seven Ukrainian troops wounded over 24 hours
The overall situation in the conflict zone in Donbas remains complicated, with most of the attacks taking place in Mariupol and Donetsk sectors.
Donbas conflict: One Ukrainian soldier wounded
Situation in ATO zone remains tense. Russia-backed occupation forces opened fire on strongholds of Ukrainian defenders 26 times since midnight. Militants repeatedly fired heavy artillery, which is strictly banned by Minsk agreement. One Ukrainian servicemen got wounded as a result of hostilities. This was reported by ATO HQ on Facebook.
Ukraine's Krasnohorivka under attack: Hospital, university block, houses damaged
Russian-led hybrid troops have mounted an attack on a residential area and infrastructure facilities in the Ukrainian-controlled town of Krasnohorivka in Donetsk region, according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) headquarters.
Ukrainian army TV releases showing aftermath of militant Grad shelling of Avdiyivka
A video showing the consequences of a militant attack on the older part of the Ukrainian-controlled town of Avdiyivka in Donbas from the enemy's 122mm Grad-P portable rocket launchers was uploaded on YouTube channel by the Military Television of Ukraine.
Militants use Grad in Avdiivka in ATO area
Russia's terrorist forces significantly increased their shelling in certain sectors of the contact line, using weapons prohibited by the Minsk agreements. This is reported by the press center of the ATO headquarters.
Donetska water filtration station comes under militant 120mm mortar fire
"Russian-backed terrorist groups stationed in the occupied town of Yasynuvata launched a fire attack on the Donetska filtration station near Avdiyivka at 19:01 local time on May 21," the ATO HQ said.
Ukraine's army advances one km closer to occupied Debaltseve in Donbas – volunteer
The Ukrainian army has advanced one kilometer closer to the Russian-occupied town of Debaltseve in Donetsk region and taken new positions after Ukrainian troops had to repel enemy attacks, according to volunteer who raises funds for the Armed Forces of Ukrainian Yuriy Mysiahin.
Russian army officer killed in Syria
Russia’s Armed Forces took another casualty in the ongoing military campaign in Syria.
Three Ukrainian soldiers wounded amid 40 attacks in Donbas in last day
"The Mariupol sector: 25 enemy attacks were recorded. In particular, the militants repeatedly attacked fortified ATO positions near the villages of Shyrokyne, Vodiane, Talakivka, Lebedynske, and Berdianske, using 120mm mortars. The defenders of Shyrokyne came under fire from 122mm artillery systems. Moreover, the enemy used light weapons against our fortified positions near the villages of Bohdanivka, Chermalyk, and Pavlopil," the report says.
Escalation in Donbas: 5 WIA's amid 52 enemy attacks in last day
Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 52 times in the past 24 hours with five Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action (WIA), according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.
Militant who took photos with killed Ukrainian soldiers deported from Norway
Russian nationalist Yan Petrovskiy was deprived of the residence permit and deported from Norway in October 2016. He fought in Donbas along with Russian militants. This was reported by Medusa.
Militants attempt to penetrate Ukraine defense lines near Avdiyivka, fail
The Ukrainian government troops successfully repelled the attempt by the enemy subversive group to break through the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the area of Avdiyivka, TV Channel 24 reports.
Ukraine's defense minister: No plans to retake Donbas militarily – media
"We do not consider the use of force to address the problem of occupation in Donetsk and Luhansk. But every Ukrainian citizen will defend every inch of their land if Russia resorts to open aggression," Poltorak told Deutsche Welle in an interview in Berlin where he met his German counterpart Federal Minister of Defense Ursula von der Leyen.