“Hell” in Donetsk direction militants from 120-mm mortars fired at Avdeevka and Trinity
Sunday, April 23, fighters 18 times fired at positions Armed forces of Ukraine in zone anti-terrorist operation. As a result of attacks one Ukrainian military was lost, two more got wounds.
This is stated in the summary of the press center of the ATO headquarters as of 18: 00.
Was hottest in the direction of Donetsk. Here militants fired Troitsk with mortars 120-mm and 82-mm grenade launchers and machine guns of large caliber. On VSU positions near Avdou separatists fired 120-mm mortars, grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms. In addition, in the area of Avdeevka acted enemy snipers.
During attacks of militants in Marinka wounded a local resident
At positions near Lugansk militants fired from mortars caliber 82 mm, for Nevel – from grenade launchers of various systems and heavy machine guns, and the Sand and the mine Butovka – from grenade launchers and small arms. The positions next to Zaytsevy, the enemy fired from small arms.
In the seaside area of the militants from small arms fired at positions of forces of ATO in the Water, Gotovomu and Pavlopol. Also near the Water active enemy snipers.
On Lugansk the direction fighters from 82 mm mortars and machine guns of large caliber fired at strong points near the APU Novozvanivka, and arms of the APC and grenade launchers fired at Novooleksandrivka.
A day in ATO soldiers had to repel the attacks of militants in Luhansk direction
We will remind, on April 23, in the explosion of the car of the OSCE near Prishib village in the occupied territory of the Luhansk region killed one member of the mission, two more got wounds. The mission said that six patrol moved in two armoured vehicles when the explosion occurred.
People’s Deputy of Ukraine and member of the Board of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Anton Gerashchenko said that the deceased was a citizen of great Britain Joseph stone. Agency Reuters citing the Austrian foreign Ministry reported that the victim worker, the OSCE was a U.S. citizen.
Also the explosion was shell-shocked citizen of Germany IVA Hneln. She was taken to a hospital in Lugansk, where she was provided medical assistance.