The Ukrainian Army used flamethrowers trying to break through the Donetsk People’s Republic defense in the area of Yasinovataya, Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) Deputy Defense Minister Eduard Basurin informed Donetsk News Agency on March 19th.
The report states that the massive mortar shelling of DPR positions by the Ukrainian Army took place a night before. At the end of the shelling, Ukrainian military made a breakthrough attempt using flamethrowers. The attack was repelled by the 11th Guards regiment of DPR Armed Forces, one soldier was killed, and five were wounded.
Intense combat is underway for the part of Donetsk-Yasinova
Source: Donetsk News Agency