Militants launch 42 attacks on Ukrainian troops

Militants launch 42 attacks on Ukrainian troops

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The militants shelled the ATO troops in eastern Ukraine 42 times over the past day. In particular, 29 attacks were launched in Donetsk direction, 12 attacks were launched in Mariupol direction and one attack was launched in Luhansk direction.

This is reported by the ATO press center.

"The Ukrainian strongholds In Zaitseve [67km north-north-east of Donetsk] came under fire from 120mm and 82 mm mortars, grenade launchers and machine guns. The terrorists used grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms to shell our positions in Novhorodske [34km north of Donetsk] and Mayorske [45km north of Donetsk]," reads the statement.

In addition, the militants used grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms to shell Ukrainian troops outside Marinka (35 km south-west of Donetsk), Krasnohorivka (29 km west of Donetsk), Shyrokyne (20km east of Mariupol).

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