The situation in the East of the country (map ATO) as of 12:00 on 12 October 2018, according to the NSDC of Ukraine.
For the past day enemy activity in the area of operations of the combined forces remained at a high level, the occupants 10 times used during the shelling of our positions with heavy weapons. However, the Ukrainian armed forces keep the situation under full control, reports Rus.Media.
Overall during the past days on the frontline recorded 27 enemy attacks, all of them defined as a sighting. Including the enemy 10 times used mortars of caliber of 120 mm and 82 mm, firing at our positions 87 min.
Units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine 9 times opened fire in response.
Losses among our military fighting there.
During the last day recorded 7 sighting of enemy attacks.
Here the Russian occupation troops refrained from firing provocation at night and in the morning, but after lunch started to bombard our positions from existing weapons, including prohibited.
It was hottest under Lugansk, where from the occupied Logvinova strong points of the units of the United forces had been shot three of the 120-and 82-mm mortars, grenade launchers of various systems and machine guns of large caliber.
The 82-mm mortars, the enemy also used during the shelling of the Ukrainian military near Svetlodarsk.
Rocket-propelled grenades and heavy machine guns, the occupants opened fire near Trinity, Novozvanivka and Crimea.
Like the previous days sighting 20 recorded attacks by the enemy.
Most attacks had on the areas Gotovogo and Lebedinsky – 5 and 4, respectively. And it is here, also close to Carmelita, the Russian occupation forces used mortars of caliber of 120 and 82 mm.
Infantry weapons of the positions of divisions of the joint forces near the Water fired three times, Marinka, Shirokino and Pavlopol – twice. By the Water after dinner from the occupied Uzi the enemy fired from weapons infantry fighting vehicles.
In addition, the enemy with heavy machine guns and small arms at the end of the day fired at our strong points near Krasnogorovka.
The situation on the front line today, October 12
As of 11:00 since the beginning of days recorded 8 sighting the enemy attacks of positions of divisions of integrated forces.
On the Lugansk direction the opponent fired from artillery of 100 mm caliber near Novoaleksandrovka and from APCS – about Novoluganskoe.
On the Donetsk direction the Russian occupation troops 6 times fired at our soldiers from infantry weapons. In particular, two near Gotovogo and once – near Marinka, Taramchuk, Lebedinsky and Pavlopol.
Losses among the personnel of the joint forces there.
Information of the Main intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine
Russian occupational command hides the introduction of manning the enlisted personnel of the formations and units of 1 (Donetsk) and 2 (Lugansk) AK the armed forces due to conscription for military service of persons with mental health and substance abuse records. In particular, according to the requirements of the order so conditioned. “The MINISTRY of health of the NPT,” psychiatrists who are part of the military-medical Commission carried out the examination of recruits, it is forbidden to record the diagnosis of “mild mental retardation (debility)” and to admit such candidates unfit for military service.
At the same time, the military-medical Commission hidden recommend not to attract recruits with the specified diagnosis to perform guard and patrol service and not allow them in areas of location of command posts of the Russian occupation troops.
The visit of the delegation of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine headed by the Deputy Minister of defence of Ukraine for European integration Lieutenant General Anatoly Petrenko to Japan to participate in the first Russian-Japanese consultations on security issues.
On the first day of the visit, the delegation of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine together with the delegation of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine headed by the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vasily Bodnar discussed topical issues of Ukrainian-Japanese bilateral relations with the parliamentary Vice-Minister for foreign Affairs of Japan Kenji Yamada.
The Ukrainian delegation also visited the main naval base of the defense Forces of Japan “Yokosuka”. During a visit to the headquarters of this naval base, Lieutenant-General Anatoly Petrenko recorded in the book of honorary guests and held talks with the command of the base about the possibilities and directions the beginning of cooperation between the naval forces of the two countries.
In conclusion we will remind that today at 14:00 in Kiev in the Central house of officers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine held a press conference and preview screening of the documentary “Luhansk Outpost”.
The film is about Mai?4-month operation of our forces from the defence of Lugansk airport in 2014, but is not limited to only the events around the airfield.
The film took more than 40 participants of the fighting in the Luhansk region in 2014, including two Hero of Ukraine major General Andrii Kovalchuk and Colonel Basil, Subunits. They and many other heroes were present at the event.
Trayan Markevich has been a reporter on the news desk since 2013. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Quebec Times, Trayan Markevich worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella.