Number of Russian snipers in Donbas increased - Zhebrivsky

Number of Russian snipers in Donbas increased - Zhebrivsky

About 100 Russian snipers have arrived in the temporarily uncontrolled territory of Donbas over the past month.

Head of the Donetsk Regional and Civil Administration Pavlo Zhebrivsky said this on the air of 112 Ukraine TV channel.

"Along the line of demarcation, there are not so many shelling from the means of destruction, which are prohibited by the Minsk agreements. But over the past month about 100 snipers arrived in the territory of "DPR" and "LPR" – and they shoot and teach local orcs to shoot," Zhebrivsky said.

As reported, one Ukrainian soldier was killed and another one was wounded in the ATO area over the past day.

Since the beginning of the anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine (since April 2014) 2,378 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed.


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