The Ukrainian forces made an attempt to break through the positions of the DPR forces in the south of Donbass, six servicemen of the AFU were killed, reported the Republican Command.
"At 21:00 and 21:10 two 10-strong enemy sabotage and reconnaissance groups made an attempt to advance deep into the 'grey zone'. One of the groups, having stumbled on a minefield, unmasked itself, after which soldiers of the DPR forced the enemy to retreat, opening fire on them with small arms. Having suffered losses in the amount of six people, Ukrainian saboteurs had to retreat under the cover of fire from automatic grenade launchers and mortars, which was conducted from the positions of the 59th separate motorized infantry brigade of the Ukrainian Armed Forces," said the Command.
It was added that the offensive actions of the Ukrainian army were conducted simultaneously from two directions in the vicinity of the village of Kominternovo.
DONi News Agency