Militants launch 30 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

17.09.2016 11:46 461

Militants launched 30 attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Donbas over the past day. 

This is reported by the ATO Headquarters press center.

In particular, terrorists violated ceasefire 16 times in Donetsk direction. The militants shelled Avdiyivka (18km north of Donetsk), Verkhniotoretske (22km north-east of Donetsk), and Zaitseve (67km north-north-east of Donetsk), using grenade launchers, heavy machine guns, and small arms.

Four ceasefire violations were recorded in Luhansk direction. The terrorists shelled Novooleksandrivka (65km west of Luhansk), using small arms.

In Mariupol direction, 10 ceasefire violations were spotted. The militants used grenade launchers and small arms to shell Shyrokyne (20km east of Mariupol), Marinka (35 km south-west of Donetsk), and Novotroitske (32km south of Donetsk).


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