Ukrainian army reports no battle casualties in past day despite fierce two-hour long attack near Luhanske, - ATO HQ

The Russian-occupation troops continued using heavy mortars against defenders of Ukraine yesterday in blatant violation of the Minsk accords.

Censor.NET reports citing the latest update by the press center of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) headquarters as of Feb. 1.

“The invaders was firing upon Ukrainian troops deployed near Luhanske village at the Svitlodarsk salient with 120-mm and 82-mm mortars, arms of the infantry fighting vehicles, and large-caliber machine guns for more than two hours late yesterday. The militants employed the same types of weapons against the ATO forces’ strong points on the outskirts of Troitske village in the daytime and at night. More than fifty shells of various calibers were fired by the illegal armed groups upon our defenses.

"The aggressor committed a total of four attacks on the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the past 24-hour period. No Ukrainian soldier was killed or injured in action yesterday," the situation report reads.

Earlier, the Russian mercenaries fired upon the Ukrainian troops five times on Jan. 31.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n3048119