The situation in the East of the country (map ATO) as of 12:00 on 9 October 2018, according to the NSDC of Ukraine.
Last days the situation in the area of operations of the combined forces remained tense. In particular, the adversary a third of the total number of attacks on our positions held with application of the Minsk agreements prohibited weapons. However, the Ukrainian military confidently hold the situation under control, reports Rus.Media.
Overall during the past days in the frontline were 36 enemy attacks, all is aimed. Including the Russian occupation troops actively used mortars of calibres of 120 mm and 82 mm, firing at our positions 113 min.
Adequately responding to the enemy, units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine 17 times opened fire.
During the fighting, three soldiers of the joint forces were injured. All of them are now in military mobile hospitals.
During the last day recorded 13 sighting of enemy attacks, the vast majority of them occurred in the Crimean.
In the morning the positions of the units of the United forces in the vicinity of this settlement was twice fired from mortars of 120-and 82-th calibers, grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms. Once the invaders used here the 120th mortar and rocket-propelled grenades at lunchtime and in the evening for half an hour provoked our fighters shots from different types of grenade launchers and machine guns of large caliber.
Note that the mortars of calibres of 120 mm and 82 mm, the enemy used during the shelling of the strongholds of the United forces near Luhansk.
In addition, the gaps 82-mm mortar was recorded by our soldiers near Novomoskovskoe and May.
Weapons, infantry fighting vehicles Russian occupation forces used near Trinity and Novomoskovskoe.
Near these settlements, as well as Katerinovka, Crimea, Luhansk and Steppe, the enemy resorted to the use of infantry weapons.
The enemy made a sighting shelling 23.
Five times under fire were the defenders of the Water, four – Lebedinsky. In both cases the use of the Russian occupation troops and 120-mm mortars and APCS and rocket-propelled grenades of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms.
Infantry weapons the enemy with varying intensity used for the implementation of fire provocations near Gotovogo, Pavlopol, Avdiivka, Marinka, Krasnogorovka, Novomikhaylovka and settlement Sands. And defenders of Shirokino fired even from anti-aircraft installations ZU-23-2.
The situation on morning 09 October
From the beginning of the current day, as of 9 a.m., 4 recorded sighting of enemy shelling on Donetsk the direction.
Night under fire from rocket-propelled grenades of various types, machine guns, large caliber and small arms hit the strongholds of the divisions of integrated forces near Shirokino and Pavlopol.
After 7 am, the occupants fired 20 artillery shells of 122-caliber defenders Water. 4 mines of calibre of 120 mm at the same time, exploded on the positions of our troops near Lebedinsky.
Retaliatory fire the Armed forces of Ukraine was opened.
Losses among our military in the fighting from the beginning of the day there.
Information of the Main intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine
Russian occupational command is hidden enhances the control over the movement of the population in the temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk and Lugansk regions. In particular, the roadblocks around settlements provided to equip a centralized system of personal electronic records. At the same time, the population will be introduced the electronic pass that will provide operational application limits of entry-exit. However, the system would identify “suspicious persons” on the basis of the T. SV. “automated analysis of the history of movements for localization of the loyal attitude of the population to the Russian occupation regime.
In addition, this way the enemy is trying to improve the management of local residents for military service in the composition of the Russian occupation troops, to strengthen preventive measures against unauthorized abandonment of the Russian military service and to ensure the investigation and arrest of deserters.
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.