Militants in Donbas shell Avdiyivka outskirts: one local resident killed

Militants in Donbas shell Avdiyivka outskirts: one local resident killed

Illegal armed groups in Certain Areas of the Donetsk Region (CADR) shelled southeastern outskirts of Avdiyivka resulting in the death of a local resident of a head wound, the ATO headquarters press center has reported on Thursday.

"Shelling was launched from Kashtanove, Mineralne, Yakovlivka, Spartak villages and from Donetsk city airport. The rebels’ groups used banned under the Minsk II accords  the 122mm-caliber artillery and the 82 mm -caliber mortars (the Ukrainian representative in the Joint Center for monitoring ceasefire) have recorded 60 explosions of projectiles) and also grenade launchers, APV guns and small arms," the report said.

As a result of the shelling houses of local residents, power lines were damaged through which power is supplied to the city of Avdiyivka. The town remains without electricity and running water supplies.


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