Lugansk Defense Video Report, 03/16/2017

Frontline situation report in the Lugansk People's Republic on March 16 / shelling map. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 15 occasions for the last 24 hours. During the shelling the enemy applied mortars of 120 mm and 82 mm, IFVs, recoilless guns, grenade machine guns and small arms.

The People’s Militia positions in the following localities underwent shelling: Kalinovo, Zheltoye, Lozovoye, Kalinovka, Frunze, Krutaya Gora, Sokolniky and Irmino.

Ukrainian forces shelled Kalinovo from Novozvanovka and Troitskoye localities’ direction. From Troitskoye locality’s direction People’s Militia positions in Irmino were also shelled. 24 explosions of 120 mm and 82 mm calibre mortar shells and over 100 shots with grenade machine guns, rocket anti-tank launcher and recoilless guns were recorded.

From Lobachevo locality’s direction Krutaya Gora and Zheltoye localities were shelled.  From Krimskoye locality’s direction the People’s Militia positions in Frunze and Sokolniky were shelled. During the shelling the enemy applied 120 mm and 82 mm calibre mortars grenade launchers, IFVs and recoilless guns.

Kalinovka and Lozovoye localities’ areas underwent the AFU shelling from Luganskoye locality’s direction. About 200 shots with recoilless guns and grenade machine guns were recorded. 

No casualties among the People’s Militia soldiers or among the civilian population were reported. 

DONi News Agency

Video: LPR Ministry of Defense, 03/16/2017