Military forces counterterrorist operation (ATO) entered the Lugansk and conduct cleaning of the city in the east of the militants.
This was on “freedom of speech on ICTV” evening of August 18 National Security Council spokesman Andrei Lysenko.
He said that “our forces surrounded the key city in the Donbas.”
“The militants have begun to act aggressively because they feel: soon the end of which we all dream,” – said Lysenko.
“Even on Monday, even in the central part of Lugansk reached some of our units. Already fighting going on the streets,” – he said.
As you know, on Monday battalion “Donbass” also included the city of Ilovaysk last key point on the way to Donetsk.
Earlier it was reported that some European countries refused to Ukraine in military aid to counter Russian aggression.