A day in ATO soldiers had to repel the attacks of militants in Luhansk direction
At the headquarters of ATO claim that as of 6 am on 22 April the situation in the Donbass remains tense.
In particular, the previous day April 21, militants carried out 41 provocative attacks wounded two Ukrainian soldiers, said the press center of staff ATO.
Broken roof and scattered the shells: zhebrivskyi showed Marinka after fire fighters
“At the seaside track on the strong points of our troops near Novotroitsk enemy fired from mortars of caliber of 120 mm. Defenders of Marinka was covered with fire tanks, 82-mm mortars, automatic grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. Marines near the Water and Gotovogo fired from grenade launchers and small arms, and near Lebedinsky – from anti-tank grenade launchers and machine guns of large caliber. On the strong points of Marines near Shirokino, the enemy opened fire from small arms. In areas of settlements Lebedinskoye and Marinka acted enemy snipers,” — said in the headquarters.
At the same time on the Donetsk direction the militants fire mortars 120-mm and 82-mm covered positions men at Trinity. Mortars 82 mm have applied the Heater is on. From APCS, automatic grenade launchers and heavy machine guns beat on the defenders of the Sands. The soldiers near the settlements of Avdeevka, Butovka mine and Leporidae beat from grenade launchers of various systems and machine guns of large calibers, and positions under Newelski fired from small arms. In the area of the Mine Butovka showed the activity of enemy snipers.
“At the Lugansk direction, at the support points close to the Crimean enemy was firing from automatic grenade launchers, mortars 120-mm and 82-mm Grenade launchers of various systems and small arms used at the positions near the village of Lugansk and the village of Yellow” — dadali in the headquarters.
In addition, he added that in order to suppress the firing activity of the militants during the shelling of the positions near the village of Yellow in the Luhansk direction Ukrainian servicemen opened return fire from small arms.
We will remind, on April 21, militants continued shelling in the area of Avdiivka fired shells 82 caliber, you could hear rocket-propelled grenades and machine guns. And the day before for the first time in three weeks, the enemy used a tank and released two dozen shells. One of the tank shells hit the dugout, where were two men — chances to survive at them was not.