July 22, 2014
The press centre of the anti-terrorist operation informs that the situation in the East of the country remains tense and has a tendency to aggravation.
‘The most difficult situation remains in the areas of settlements of Donetsk, Lugansk, Krasnodon, Popasna and in the border area’, – it is said in the statement.
During this night the fighters have carried out 2 shellings of 2 checkpoints with ‘Grad’ volley fire systems.
At 4 am there has been a shelling of Lugansk airport with the ‘Grad’ system.
In general situation is characterized by vigorous activity of the terrorist groups. The fighters are stying to keep under control the towns of Gorlivka, Avdyyvka and Donetsk.
At half past midnight there has been carried out a bombardment of of checkpoint in the area of town of Avdyyvka with AGS-17. Also this nigh there has been a mortar shelling in the area o settlement of Kuteynykove.
There are ongoing hostilities in the other sector. The fighters are trying to keep under their control the ares of settlements of Uspenka, Marynivka and Diakove.
About midnight there have been 3 mortar attack at the checkpoints of Ukrainian Armed Forces from Russian side.
At about 2 am there have been shelling of border checkpoint ‘Dovzhanskiy’, shelling with volley fire system BM-21 ‘Grad’ of checkpoint close to the settlement of Solntseve and mortar attack at the crossing in the area of the settlement of Dmytrivka.
Between 2 and 4 am there has been shelling of checkpoint close to th settlement of Marynivka.