Nearly fifty enemy attacks and eight wounded soldiers: how was the day in the ATO
The operational situation in the zone of the ATO remains difficult.
During the day, may 27, 49 times militants opened fire on the offices of the armed forces of Ukraine, repeatedly using heavy artillery weapons. In the fighting over the past day 8 of the Ukrainian defenders was injured.
From the beginning, the ATO killed 98 fighters than 800 injured, the Ministry of defense
Coastal areas. Illegal armed groups 24 times opened fire on positions of ATO forces in this sector. In the evening, gunmen of the Minsk agreements prohibited 122-mm artillery systems, as well as 82-mm mortars fired at our strong points near Pavlopol. Nearby, in the area of Shirokino, Water, Lebedinsky, Carmalita and Gotovogo, the enemy in the dark continued to fire at Ukrainian soldiers with small arms and rocket-propelled grenades. To the North, in the direction of temporarily occupied Odessa, the militants fired at our strong points under the Novotroitsk from APCS and heavy machine guns. Also Pro-Russian gangs hit from the vicinity of Donetsk on the strengthening of the forces of ATO on the outskirts of Marinka from grenade launchers of various modifications.
The direction of Donetsk. On this part of the line of contact over the past days there have been 16 attacks by Pro-Russian militants. After sunset they are double-shelled our positions near the Trinity artillery caliber of 122 mm. About fifty shells the enemy fired at our positions on that site. Application of Pro-Russian armed groups is prohibited artillery systems, namely the 120-mm mortars, was recorded in the suburb of Avdeevka. There the enemy was beaten by Ukrainian soldiers from the 82-mm mortars and infantry weapons. Close to Zaytsevy the bandits carried out the attacks on our fortifications of weapons of infantry fighting vehicles.
Lugansk direction. Here the past day were 9 cases of the application of representatives of the Russian-terrorist groups of weapons, most of which is for the night time. Around 22.00 hours the fighters from 120-mm mortars fired at our positions near Novozvanivka and Novoaleksandrovka. Near the Crimean enemy was beaten from 82-mm mortars. Ibid., and defensive fortifications of the Ukrainian armed forces near the village of Lugansk, Donets settlements and Lobachev illegal armed groups opened fire from small arms of various calibers and grenade launchers.