Militants launched 63 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

Militants launched 63 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

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Militants launched 63 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, militants used 120mm mortars, grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms to shell Ukrainian positions near Pavlopol. In addition, the enemy fired at ATO troops near Hnutove, using grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. Ukrainian strongholds outside Maryinka came under 82mm mortars, grenade launcher and heavy machine gun fire. In addition, the enemy fired at ATO troops in Vodiane (16km north-west of Donetsk), using 82mm mortars, grenade launchers.

In Donetsk direction, terrorists used 120mm mortars, grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms to shell Verkhnotoretsk and Luhanske (59km north-east of Donetsk). Militants also launched attacks on ATO troops in Avdiivka (18km north of Donetsk) and Butovka coal mine (11.4km north-west of Donetsk), using 82mm mortars, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns.

In Luhansk direction, Russian-backed militants shelled Ukrainian positions near Krymske (42.5km north-west of Luhansk) and Novozvanivka (70km west of Luhansk), using 120mm and 82mm mortars, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. ATO troops also came under antitank grenade launcher fire outside Novooleksandrivka.

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