The coordinated actions of the Russian army did not leave the company tactical group of the Armed Forces of Ukraine a chance to launch an offensive in the area locality Chernopopovka in the LNR.

This was reported to the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.

“In the Krasno-Limansky direction, an attempt to advance a company tactical group of the Armed Forces of Ukraine for an attack in the direction of the settlement of Chervonopopovka of the Lugansk People’s Republic was thwarted by a preemptive fire defeat,” the defense department said in a report.

It is specified that the Armed Forces of Ukraine in this direction suffered losses in the amount of about 20 fighters, two vehicles and three mortar crews.