The militants over the past week in the area of Svetlodarsk arc suffered considerable losses, – steering MOU

Боевики за минувшую неделю в районе Светлодарской дуги понесли значительные потери, - ГУР МОУ


The militants over the past week as a result of attempts to occupy new positions in the area of Svetlodarsk arc suffered significant losses. About it reports a press-service of the Main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry.

“During the period 19-25 December the enemy’s losses amounted to 18 killed and 38 wounded. Of them consisting of 9 separate assault infantry regiment of the marine corps (Novoazovsk) 1 AK (Donetsk) of the armed forces three soldiers were killed and five wounded. Composed of 2 separate motorized rifle brigade (Lugansk) 2 AK of the armed forces injured one soldier. Consisting of 7 separate motorized rifle brigade (Byanka) 2 AK 15 soldiers killed and 32 wounded”, – Sazanov sobeskiy.

Among pricein increased losses in the ranks of militants razvyvayutsya attempts to take a new position on the arc Svetlodarsk, violations during the transportation of weapons and ammunition, poor conditions of service and medical care.

Intelligence reports that in civilian hospitals Luhansk, a regime of access restrictions, visitors in connection with the concealment of placing a large number of wounded soldiers of the Russian occupation forces. “The main morgue of the city hospital filled with dead Russian soldiers. In medical institutions in the temporarily occupied territories of the Luhansk region is the discharge of patients civilians to free up the seats for the wounded soldiers”, – said in the message.

APU on the arc Svetlodarsk also suffered losses. December 18, the result of the battle on the arc Svetlodarsk 5 Ukrainian servicemen were killed. After a few days it was reported that the militants tried to break through the defense of the APU in that direction. Later, the head of the NSDC Oleksandr Turchynov said that the Ukrainian side took the offensive and occupied new positions on the arc Svetlodarsk. In particular, the village of Novoluganskoe located in the area of Svetlodarsk arc, came under the control of the Armed forces of Ukraine. Later, the defense Ministry said that the APU is mounted on the southern outskirts of the village checkpoint.

December 21, participants of the Trilateral contact group on settling the situation in Donbas have confirmed their intentions to cease fire from 00:00 on 24 December. On December 21, said the OSCE representative at the talks, Martin Sajdik.