The headquarters of the ATO said the details about clashes under Water
Mon, 20 March 2017
As a result of fighting in Mariupol direction in the area of the settlement Water, the enemy suffered significant losses.
As a result of clashes between the Armed forces of Ukraine and the militants. the Water under Volnovakha district of Donetsk region on Monday were killed 8 militants and wounded 16, the press center of staff ATO.
“According to updated information, as a result of fighting between the Armed forces of Ukraine and the Russian invaders, which was held in Mariupol direction in the area of the settlement Water, the enemy suffered significant losses. According to intelligence – 8 mercenaries were killed, 16 were wounded,” – said in a message posted on the page of the press center on the social network Facebook on Monday evening.
Earlier it was reported, on Monday in the area of the settlement Water there was a fight soldiers APU with diversionno-prospecting group of fighters . As a result of battle 2 Ukrainian servicemen were lost, 7 more got wounded.
“At 9.30 in the area of the settlement Water two enemy groups up to 40 people came close to our positions. During the clashes, received a fitting rebuff, sabotage and reconnaissance groups of the enemy retreated. At the same time, the armed forces of Ukraine moved forward. After the enemy used heavy weapons – MLRS BM-21 “Grad”, artillery 152-mm and 122 mm, the unit retreated to their positions,” the report says.