Day 721: Ukraine Reports 61 Attacks Over 24 Hours

February 8, 2016
Remains of a Ukrainian army Ural truck after striking a landmine near Avdeyevka yesterday. Photo: 16th Independent Motor Rifle Brigade Facebook page

Fighting continues in the Donbass, with Ukraine reporting heavy mortar shelling in the Marinka area, where one Ukrainian soldier has been wounded.

Yesterday’s live coverage of the Ukraine conflict can be found here.

Please help The Interpreter to continue providing this valuable information service by making a donation towards our costs.


For links to individual updates click on the timestamps.

For the latest summary of evidence surrounding the shooting down of flight MH17 see our separate article: How We Know Russia Shot Down MH17.

      READ OUR SPECIAL REPORT:

An Invasion By Any Other Name: The Kremlin’s Dirty War in Ukraine