Militants launch 49 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day16.02.2017 09:48 377
Militants launched 49 attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in ATO area in Donbas over the past day. One Ukrainian soldier was killed, another three were wounded and one injured.
This is reported by the ATO press center.
In Mariupol direction, the enemy used heavy machine guns and small arms to shell Shyrokyne (20km east of Mariupol), Hnutove (19km north-west of Mariupol), Vodiane (16km north-west of Donetsk), Pavlopol (30 km northeast of Mariupol).
In Donetsk direction, militants fired at Ukrainian positions in Avdiyivka (18km north of Donetsk), Opytne (11.5km north-west of Donetsk), using 120mm and 82mm mortars. ATO troops outside Zaitseve (67km north-north-east of Donetsk) and Pisky (12km north-west of Donetsk) came under grenade launcher fire.
In Luhansk direction, terrorists shelled Krymske (42.5km north-west of Luhansk), Novooleksandrivka (65km west of Luhansk), and Novozvanivka (70km west of Luhansk), using mortars and grenade launchers.