The self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic said about the attempt to break through the positions of the DPR forces of the Armed forces of Ukraine in the villages, the village of Kominternovo and Lenin. Open confrontation of the opposing sides ended with the deaths of 15 soldiers. This was announced by the Deputy commander of the operational command of the DPR Eduard Basurin.
“Today during the day the command of the so-called anti-terrorist operation made a mad attempt to break through our defenses in the area between the settlements of Kominternovo and Lenin. The result of the decisive action of all divisions of the DNR, the enemy was forced to abandon his hopeless plans, after suffering losses of more than 15 mercenaries were killed and 25 wounded”, – quotes “Donetsk news Agency”.
Basurin also recognized that in the battle killed two servicemen DPR and five injured. According to him, a mercenary group of 30 people twice tried to get around from different directions the position of the army DND with a view to their capture. The enemy was covered with mortar fire, said Eduard Basurin.
“Due to the extremely low training units armed forces of Ukraine for these purposes were involved mercenaries from Poland and Georgia. Demand the leadership of the OSCE SMM to assess the actions of the Ukrainian command on this fact and on the crimes of Ukrainian DRG, which led to the death of two and the capture of one of troops DNI 8 Oct” – summed up Basurin.