Card OOS (ATO) as at 16 Jan 2019

The situation in the East of the country (map ATO) as of 12:00 on 16 January 2019 according to the NSDC of Ukraine.

In the past days, the Russian occupation troops reduced number of armed provocations in the defensive positions of units of the United forces, but our defenders recorded use of the enemy’s heavy weapons, which is prohibited by the Minsk agreements, informs Rus.Media.

Only during the last days of the Russian occupation troops 5 times violated the ceasefire along the line of fighting collisions.

In the fighting one of our defender got injured. He was evacuated to a military mobile hospital. The condition of the soldier is characterized as satisfactory.

Lugansk direction

The Russian occupation troops made 2 aimed attacks.

03:10, invaders for 30 minutes conducted provocative firing from automatic grenade launchers on the positions of our defenders near the settlement Kamenka.

Later, from 17:45, within 20 minutes the enemy fired at the defenders of the Crimean 3 mines of calibre of 120 mm, and led to the firing of the AGS and heavy machine guns.

Donetsk direction

The Russian occupation troops violated the silence regime.

Near n Nice invaders night made the 20-minute attack from grenade launchers.

In the evening around 18:30 used grenade launchers of various types and other infantry weapons near the settlement Gnutova, from 20:00 – again, close to the settlement Nice.

Note that the defenders of Ukraine from the United forces were adequate retaliatory fire from duty firepower, without the use of prohibited weapons.

The situation on the front line today, January 16

From the beginning of this era, as of 12:00, attacks by the Russian occupation troops on the line of the collision is not fixed.

The situation on the front line is controlled by units of the United forces.

Information of the Main intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine

Russian occupational command has taken intensive measures to enhance reconnaissance and sabotage activities in the interest preparation of compounds and parts 1 and 2 of AK armed forces. In particular, due to arriving from the territory of the Russian Federation specially trained professionals from the intelligence, formed a sabotage group for rapid detection of targets at the forefront and in the rear of the joint forces.

In addition, the aggressor country, the Russian Federation continues to use the temporarily occupied territory of Donbass as a testing ground for their new weapons.

According to the Main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry of Ukraine, for weapons intelligence units of Russian occupation troops from the territory of the Russian Federation introduced the latest developments of the technical means of reconnaissance and experimental models of weapons, including to increase the effectiveness of combat drones.

The situation in the area of resistance and deterrence of armed aggression on the territory of Donetsk and Lugansk regions is controlled by our heroes from the units of the United forces.