Fighters from heavy artillery and mortars covered the position of ATO forces on the arc Svetlodarsk

Fighters from heavy artillery and mortars covered the position of ATO forces on the arc Svetlodarsk


The shelling continued along the line of demarcation.

Tuesday, 20 December, militants carried out 33 attacks of positions of the Ukrainian military in the Donbass.

This reports the press center of staff ATO.

The confrontation on the arc Svetlodarsk. Here, the terrorists fired at positions of forces of ATO in Lugansk, using 122-mm artillery, mortars, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. In addition, at the direction of Donetsk under fire fighters were Avdeevka.

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Restless and on the Mariupol direction. Fighters from artillery fired at the Lebedinskoye, and from mortars – Krasnogorovka, Novotroitsk, Shirokino, Taramchuk, birch and Lebedinskoe. In addition, rocket-propelled grenades of various systems of the separatists fired on Talakovka and the Birch and Novotroitsk – from grenade launchers and APCS.

On Lugansk the direction fighters from mortars and grenade launchers beat on Novozvanivka, Stanitsa Luganskaya and Novoaleksandrovka. Also from grenade launchers and small arms fired at PPE. In addition, the Village Lugansk fired by a sniper.

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We will remind that the day before one soldier was killed and ten were injured during fighting in the area Svetlodarskoye arc. Another eight soldiers were shell-shocked. Such official statistics of casualties in the ranks of our defenders served in the headquarters of ATO. According to the journalists killed at one more.

Now Svetlodarsk arc – the hot spot in the area of the ATO. Yesterday afternoon, after a powerful mortar attack three assault groups of the enemy attacked the locomotive APU. After the battle they retreated from the Ukrainian military there were no losses.