Militants launched 107 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 107 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 107 attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in ATO area in Donbas over the past day. 

This is reported by the ATO press center.

In Mariupol direction, the enemy used 122mm artillery to shell Vodiane (16km north-west of Donetsk) and Hnutove (19km north-west of Mariupol). In addition, militants used tank and 120mm mortars to fire at Marinka (35 km south-west of Donetsk). Terrorists used 120mm and 82mm mortars to shell Vodiane, Krasnohorivka (29 km west of Donetsk), Talakivka (20km north-west of Mariupol), Pavlopol (30 km northeast of Mariupol) and Hnutove.

In Donetsk direction, tanks and mortars shelled Ukrainian positions near Avdiivka (18km north of Donetsk). Russian-backed militants also fired at Kamyanka (62km south of Donetsk), Zaitseve (67km north-north-east of Donetsk), Butovka coal mine (11.4km north-west of Donetsk) and Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk), using mortars of different calibers.

In Luhansk direction, militants used BM-21 Grad multiple rocket launchers, 152mm artillery, 120mm and 82mm mortars, as well as antitank missile systems to launch attacks on Krymske (42.5km north-west of Luhansk). ATO troops in Valuiske (20km north-east of Luhansk), Novozvanivka (70km west of Luhansk) and Novooleksandrivka (65km west of Luhansk) came under grenade launcher and small arms fire.


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