August 7, 2014
During the last 24 hours the ATO forces had 19 armed conflicts with terrorists
This and the following news have been reported by NSDC Information Centre spokesman Andriy Lysenko during a daily press briefing in Kyiv.
Anti-terrorist operation in the east continues. Ukrainian militants fix their positions.
During the last 24 hours the ATO forces had 19 armed conflicts with terrorists near the number of settlements in Donetsk and Luhansk oblast.
Also there are continuing shellings of positions of Ukrainian armed forces from Russian territory. In particular artillery, mortars and ‘Grad’ volley fire systems are used. Shelling was carried out at least 8 times.
Yesterday at night the positions of border unit in the area of village of Yuganivka [Luhansk oblast] were shelled with howitzers. Overall there were 46 shots. There are wounded among border guards.
Russia continues to supply mercenaries and military equipment to Eastern Ukraine. Yesterday there was registered a movement of a column across the river Mius in Donetsk oblast.
Close to the village of Provallya [Luhansk oblast] from Russian to Ukrainian territory there were transported 9 tanks, 3 infantry fighting vehicles, 4 armoured personnel carriers, 2 Ural vehicles . Also there was detected movement of a column of military equipment in direction to Ukrainian border. The column consisted of armoured personnel carriers and trucks, their number is being specified.
Source: NSDC, UNIAN.UA