Russia – Ukraine war updates: daily briefings as of July 20, 2019

Russia – Ukraine war updates from the war zone in southeast Ukraine as of July 20, 2019 by Joint forces operation HQ data: EMPR highlights.

(1) Russian hybrid forces launched 26 attacks in the war zone in eastern Ukraine over the past day, including 11 case of forbidden weaponry use. 

(2) Russian occupiers launced 20 attacks with the following types of weaponry in the East area:

forbidden 122-mm artillery – near Hnutove,

forbidden 120-mm mortar launchers – near Maryinka (2 times), Hnutove, Vodyane and Talaikvka suburbs (3 times),

forbidden 82-mm moratr lauchers – near Shyrokino (2 times), Vodyane, Pishchevik and Chermalyk,

automatic grenade launchers – near Bogdanivka, Pishchevik and Taramchuk,

grenade launchers – near Talakivka, Avdyivka and Berezove,

easel anti tank grenade launchers – near Shyrokino,

manual anti tank grenade launchers – near Vodyane,

APC – near Vodyane,

high caliber machine guns – near Shyrokino, Avdyivka, Krasnogorivka, Novognativka, Pishchevik and Bogdanivka,

sniper fire – near Maryinka,

small arms – near Shyrokino, Krasnogorivka, Vodyane, Avdyivka and Novotroytske.

(3) Russian proxies launched 6 attacks upon Ukrainian troops positions with the below types of weaponry in the North area:

forbidden 82-mm mortar launchers – near Pivdenne,

manual anti tank grenade launchers – near Krymske,

grenade launchers – near Pivdenne,

high caliber machine guns – near Krymske, Luhanske, Shchastya and Pivdenne,

automatic grenade launchers – near Novoluhanske and Luhanske,

small arms – near Pivdenne and Novoluhanske.

(4) Russian forces losses over the last 24 hours are as follows: 2 wounded in actions.

(5) 2 Ukrainian servicemen were killed in actions and 3 servicemen were wounded in actions for the last 24 hours.


Source and image credits: JFO HQ


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