Attack of the Ukrainian army near the village of Leninsky in the South repulsed the DNI, the Deputy commander of the operational command of the Republic Eduard Bacurin.
Attempt to break the Ukrainian army’s front line, supported by artillery and mortars near the village of Lenin on the morning of Monday, October 17, repulsed by the militia. As a result of fierce battle, the attacking side has lost at least five people were killed and at least ten wounded, said Eduard Basurin.
By the forces of the breakaway Republic, killing one person. Three militiamen were injured. As previously reported, the APU is dumped in attack power to one company, also the attack was attended by volunteers of the punitive battalion «Azov» and foreign mercenaries. According to the latest data, the Ukrainian artillery fired militia positions 32 of a shell of calibre of 122 mm and 18 mines of calibre of 120 mm.