Russia – Ukraine war updates from the war zone in southeast Ukraine as of January 16, 2020 by Joint forces operation HQ data: EMPR highlights.
(1) Russian hybrid forces launched 11 attacks in the war zone in eastern Ukraine for the last day. The enemy continue to use hard forbidden weaponry (152-mm artillery, 120-mm and 82-mm mortar launchers) against Ukrainian troops.
(2) Russian occupiers launched 7 attacks in the East area with the use of the following types of arms:
easel anti-tank grenade launchers – near Shyrokino,
grenade launchers - near Pisky,
high caliber machine guns – near Pisky, Nevelske, Shyrokino and Vasylivka,
UAV - near Pavlopil (6 mines released),
sniper fire - near Avdyivka,
small arms – near Shyrokino.
(3) Russian proxies launched 4 attacks in the North area with the use of the following types of arms:
forbidden 152-mm mortar launchers – near Orikhove (6 rounds released),
forbidden 120-mm mortar launchers – near Orikhove (27 mines released) and Novotoshkivske (14 mines),
forbidden 82-mm mortar launchers – near Svitlodarsk (2 mines released) and
easel anti-tank grenade launchers – near Novotoshkivske.
(4) 1 Ukrainian serviceman was killed in actions in the war zone for the last 24 hours.avdiivka Conflict zone donbas donetsk oblast EMPR luhansk oblast nevelske novotoshkivske NSC orikhove pavlopil pisky russia ukraine war russian artillery ukraine Shyrokyne svitlodarsk vasylivka war in ukraine latest news