14:22 Nov. 29, 2016
Russian proxies attacking on Luhansk and Mariupol directions, Donetsk area mortared
The situation in Donbas remained tense during the last day, Defense Ministry spokesman on Anti-Terrorist Operation issues Col. Oleksandr Motuzianyk reported at today's briefing. Major attacks of Russian proxies were commenced in coastal area – 22 fire raids reported there. 4 incidents included using heavy weapons, one attack launched with armour.
The day before, Russian-sponsored militants attacked Luhansk region, 11 attacks reported, including 4 with heavy weapons. The village of Krymske, for example, suffered 34 hits from mortar shells.
Donetsk region has only seen 5 attacks, but most of them with heavy weapons. Ukrainian troops report of 56 mortar shells hitting their positions. They also opened the return fire.
According to Col. Oleksandr Motuzianyk, five Ukrainian soldiers were injured during the last day. But this data may be incomplete: Luhansk regional administration report about four injured in their area solely (not including Donetsk and Mariupol directions).