The pro-Russian rebels opened fire 15 times on Ukrainian army outposts Nov. 25, the Ukrainian army reported. In seven enemy artillery attacks, the army had to return fire.
The rebels used 82-mm mortars and grenade launchers to attack Novoluhanske and Novooleksandrivka in the Luhansk area.
When the enemy used heavy artillery and mortars, Ukraine army retaliated to suppress the rebel fire.
Unfortunately, 2 Ukrainian servicemen were killed and 4 wounded in the attacks, the army says.