The armed forces of Ukraine decided to take advantage of the confusion reigning in the self-proclaimed Luhansk people’s Republic. How wrote on his page on Facebook the Ukrainian volunteer Yury Mysyagin, APU fighters occupied several villages in the area Svetlodarsk on the line of contact LC.
“As a result of sudden military action of our units was liberated several villages were also brought under our control of several strategic heights,” said Mysyagin.
Volunteer argues that the result of the operation on the arc Svetlodarsk the Ukrainian military has a new position with a size of several square kilometres on which they have already successfully established.
Mysyagin also added that the operation involved soldiers of the 54th mechanized brigade APU and the assault battalion “Aydar”.
On the eve it became known that armed people in camouflage and armored vehicles blocked the center of Lugansk. After that, the head of the Republic Igor Carpenter was accused of a coup attempt by the former Minister of internal Affairs Igor Cornet.
In the afternoon of November 22, reported the capture of unidentified security forces building of the Prosecutor General LNR. In addition, OSCE observers have detected a convoy of armored vehicles, which moved from Donetsk in the direction of Lugansk people’s Republic.