Ukraine war updates: daily briefings as of June 15, 2016

ukraine war updates russian intervention in ukraine timeline ukraine war news map latest news on fighting in eastern ukraine ukraine russia conflict breaking news russia ukraine war news ukraine news latest today ukraine war news blog latest news from russia ukraine crisis donbass war summary hybrid warfare russia ukraine 2016

Ukraine war updates from the war zone in southeast Ukraine as of June 15, 2016 by ATO HQ operational data and Presidential Administration spokesman on ATO issues briefing: EMPR highlights.

(1) Russian armed forces opened fire 58 times upon Ukrainian troops positions in the southeast Ukraine during the last 24 hours, in particular: 2 times on Luhansk direction, 24 times on Donetsk direction and 32 times on Mariupol direction;
(2) Luhansk direction: Russian armed forces violated ceasefire regime near Tryokhizbenka and Nyzhnyoteple;
(3) Donetsk direction: Avdiivka and Horlivka remain as the hottest spots on this direction; the enemy fulfilled artillery shelling at Butovka mine and opened mortar launchers fire at Avdiivka, Pisky and Nevelske; 2 Russian sniper shelling reported near Zaytseve; Russian armed provocation intensified near the village of Luhanske, where the enemy used APCs, grenade launchers and cannons;
(4) Mariupol direction: heavy combats reported near Pavlopol, where Russian armed forces used artuillery, grenade and mortar launchers; another hot spots reported in Maryinka nad Taramchuk; the enemy used tanks while shelling upon Ukrainianforces positions in Krasnogorivka; 13 y.o. girl was wounded as result of Russian shelling at Chermalyk;
(5) Russia contines supply its troops in southeast Ukraine: 12 tanks of fuel and lubricants arrived to Luhansk through the Russia – Ukraine border crosspoint Izvaryne;
(6) Russian forces’ losses in the war zone for the last day are as follows: 3 wounded;
(7) 2 Ukrainian servicemen were killed in action and 7 more were wounded in action in southeast Ukraine (Pavlopol, Maryinka and Zaytseve) over the last 24 hours.


Image credits
Follow the link to find more Ukraine war updates daily briefings.

WE NEED YOUR HELP! 24/7, every day, since 2014 our team based in Kyiv is bringing crucial information to the world about Ukraine. Please support truly independent wartime Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism in #Ukraine.

You are welcome to fund us:

Support Ukraine Front Lines

Share this:

Notify of

Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Copyright ©2014-2022 Ukraine Front Lines


You can send us an email and we'll get back to you, Ukraine Front Lines team

Would love your thoughts, please comment.x

Log in with your credentials

Forgot your details?