Over the past day in the Donbass were injured, three Ukrainian military – defense
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Over the past day in the fighting, three Ukrainian military were wounded. This was during the briefing said the speaker of the Ministry of defence on ATO Col.
“For the last day no Ukrainian military were killed, but three of our soldiers were injured. It happened near the settlement of Popasnaya”, – said at a briefing Alexander Motuzyanik.
On Lugansk the direction the fighting took place in the Popasnyansky area, with its epicenter in Novozvanovka. “During the day the enemy had 16 attacks of positions of forces ATO”, – said the representative of the defense Ministry on ATO. Col. also said that the day the enemy used small arms, but at night opened fire banned by the Minsk agreements of mortars and artillery with a caliber of 152 mm. Of them he fired at Ukrainian military positions 15 shells .
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Shelled positions of forces of anti-terrorist operation in the Trinity. “The intensity of the attacks on these lines was much less, but not without mortars, which were used both day and night,” said Col. He also noted that only at the direction of Lugansk over the past day the enemy 26 times fired at positions of the Ukrainian military, a third of them heavy weapons.
In the direction of Donetsk heavy is the situation in the industrial area of Avdiivka. “All enemy attacks located there enemy positions continued for nearly 5 hours, during which the militants are actively using machine guns, grenade launchers and released 70 minutes,” – said at the briefing Col. It was easy and not at neighboring positions in the village of Kamenka and the position of “mine Putilovskaya”, which is marked by a number of armed provocations of the enemy, including fire from mortars.
On the arc Svetlodarsk the enemy fired at positions near the village of Lugansk. “Shelling of the positions lasted more than five hours. On a par with light weapons, the enemy is actively used armored vehicles and mortars,” – commented the speaker of the defense Ministry. He also said that under fire from mortars positions of the Ukrainian military in the area of zaytsevo.
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“In just the past day in Donetsk direction occurred on 16 of enemy attacks, twelve of them, using mortars,” said Col.
Calmer in just the past day was in the direction of Mariupol. “In the area of Marinka-Krasnogorovka not recorded any case of the enemy’s Minsk agreements prohibited weapons. In the front section of Pavlopol, Shirokino, the enemy shelled positions of the ATO forces from weapons easily, and precisely. In the case of the use of mortars – the enemy used their not and aiming, rather, to provoke. No single shell fell on our positions,” said Col.
However, he noted that the area of the front from Dokuchayevsk to Chermalyk mode of silence was observed.
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We will remind as reported the press center of the ATO headquarters for the past day militants 78 times fired at positions of the Ukrainian military. Since the beginning of the day in the direction of Mariupol marked 9 episodes of violations of “silence”. As stated by the speaker of the press center of staff ATO Leonid Matyuhin, the night was restless, but the enemy shelled positions of the Ukrainian military light weapons.