Kyiv: For the past day, October 5, the situation in the area of the operation remained fully controlled by the United Forces.
Russian invaders opened fire 19 times on the positions of our troops. At the same time, the enemy used weapons, prohibited by the Minsk agreements, 7 times.
The Russian occupation forces carried out shelling of our positions in the area of the settlements of Krymskoe, Svobodnoe, Kamyshevakha, Troitskoe, Luganskoe, Shumy, Marinka, Novotroitskoe, Pavlopol, Gnutovo, Water and Shyrokyne.
The position of the joint forces in the area of the settlement of Trinity was attacked by the enemy with mortars of 120 gauge and 82 gauge, and at the strongholds of Lugansky used mortars of 120 mm caliber and twice 82 mm caliber. Also from mortars of 82 caliber the enemy conducted aimed fire at the positions of our troops near Pavlopol and Gnutovo. In addition to the defenders of the Crimea, Luhansk, and Pavlopol, the occupants used weapons of infantry fighting vehicles, and for the defenders of Kamyshevakhi an anti-tank missile system.
During the fighting, two soldiers of the United Forces were injured.
According to intelligence data, two militants of the Russian occupation forces were destroyed over the past 24 hours and seven were wounded.
Since the beginning of the current day, the enemy has fired at the positions of the combined forces near the settlements of Shirokino and Vodyanoye in the Mariupol direction from grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms. Heavy weapons were not used. There were no casualties among the combined forces.