Russian troops shell 45 towns and villages, Ukrainian armed forces repel 12 attacks


In Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, Russian occupation forces opened fire on 45 towns and villages on Tuesday, killing 8 civilians and wounding 4, including an 8-year-old child. Ukrainian Joint Forces Operation soldiers repelled 12 Russian attacks; fighting continues in 4 locations.

Source: Joint Task Force, Skhid [East] operational and tactical group

Quote from the Joint Task Force: “The occupiers shelled 45 towns and villages of Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, destroyed and damaged 36 houses, 6 industrial and agricultural facilities, a supermarket, a sports school, a dormitory and a pharmacy. 8 civilians were killed, 4 injured (including an 8-year-old child) following the bombardment.”

Details: On Tuesday, Joint Task Force soldiers destroyed 3 Russian tanks, 3 artillery systems (including a multiple rocket launcher system), 6 armored fighting vehicles and 7 motor vehicles (including a truck carrying ammunition).

Air defense units shot down 9 Orlan-10 unmanned aerial vehicles and one operational-tactical ZALA unmanned aerial vehicle in the sky over the Ukrainian Donbass.

Russian troops carried out 2 attacks in the Skhid [East] operational area.

The Russian forces lost up to 110 men, 6 armored fighting vehicles, 1 armored personnel carrier, 3 artillery systems, 1 mortar, 1 anti-aircraft missile complex, 4 ATTs and 2 UAVs.