43 attacks during the day, and enemy mine in a residential area of Avdeevka. How was the day in the area ATO
The situation in the zone of the antiterrorist operation is complicated, but controlled by the APU, for the last day of losses among the Ukrainian military was not.
This reports the press center of staff ATO.
Enemy forces 43 times opened fire at positions of the Ukrainian defenders along the line of demarcation. Was hottest in the coastal areas near the towns of Shirokino, Water, Pavlopol and Hnutove. There are militants tonight fired at positions of Ukrainian soldiers with small arms, heavy machine guns and grenade launchers.
Weapons, infantry fighting vehicles occupants used near Shirokino and Water, and near Pavlopolya – caliber mortars 82 mm. In the area of Marinka terrorists fired heavy machine guns, near Krasnogorovka – from 82-mm mortars and anti-tank missile system.
The militants are preparing a breakthrough near Pavlopol – Ministry of defence
On the Donetsk direction the gangs in the evening focused their fire in the vicinity of the Town, one of the enemy’s mines were in a residential area.
“Her suburbs, and some positions to the South, the militants fired from Minsk agreements prohibited 120-mm mortars and arms of the tank. One enemy mine of caliber of 120 mm was again in the residential quarter of the Town. Fortunately, this time none of locals didn’t suffer”, – stated in the text.
Near Verhneuralskogo the enemy was beaten from 82-mm mortars, grenade launchers and small arms. Have Novoluganskoe enemy forces fired from APCS, and near the village may beat from 120-mm mortars.
At the direction of Lugansk during the last day recorded eight episodes of the use of weapons by militants. Here the enemy opened fire from 120 mm mortars at our fortifications near the Crimean, Trekhizbenka and Kryakovka. Sometimes the militants used small arms, rocket-propelled grenades and 82-mm mortars. And one of the strongholds of ATO forces near Crimson was fired upon by the enemy with small arms.
As previously reported, on may 13, militants fired at residential quarters of the private sector in the town. In the streets Sapronova the shell hit the courtyard of a house. Killed three women and one man. Another man in serious condition was hospitalized. The victims buried yesterday, may 16.