Ukrainian army liberates two more towns (infographic)
The ATO forces liberated Slovyansk and Kramatorsk the day before. They hoisted the Ukrainian state flag on the city council buildings. The military men control city executive committees, police and state security service departments, the district military enlistment office in Kramatorsk. Spokesman for Informational-analytical center of the National Security and Defence Council Andriy Lysenko has informed this at today's briefing in Kyiv.
According to him, the ATO forces' aggressive tactics causes profound losses among separatists, makes it complicated to attack Ukraine's force structures and puts psychological pressure on the combatants which leads to armed clashes between them. Also, Ukrainian assaulters delivered several powerful thrusts against the separatists' tanks and artillery mounts near the place of Izvaryna. After this, the combatants' attacks at the border in this area stopped, informs UNIAN.