Wounded civilians and artillery fire on the border guards at the Sartans. Digest ATO
Over the past day militants 45 times fired at positions of the Ukrainian defenders. One soldier was killed and another six were injured, and seven Ukrainian border guards injured.
This is stated in the summary of the press center of staff ATO.
On the seaside direction militants used 120 mm mortars near Shirokino and Water. Night beat with 152-mm artillery systems in the area of Sartana. Mortars caliber 82 mm on the Western outskirts of the temporarily occupied Donetsk, the enemy carried out attacks on the strongholds in the area of Marinka and Krasnogorovka. These parts of the contact line and close to Gotovogo, Novotroitsk, Bogdanovka and Talakovki, repeatedly came under enemy fire from small arms and grenade launchers.
In addition, earlier in the day during one of the enemy attacks defenders Marinka under fire from militants hit residential areas in the locality. The shelling injured a 50-year-old woman. And about 18.30 PM, using powerful cannon artillery, the invaders carried out heavy artillery shelling of neighborhoods Sartana. Artillery shells militants exploded in the residential sector, where is located the headquarters of the State border service of Ukraine. As a result of the shelling damaged the building, vehicles and other equipment units. Seven border guards were injured. Also, damaged the building and equipment of the local agricultural company, a gas pipeline and gas-distributing station, where the fire occurred. Among local residents there were no injuries.
Militants fired Heater: seriously wounded teenager
Donetsk direction is the most hot. 19 time the militants used the weapons against units of the armed forces of Ukraine. During the day the enemy hit the strongholds in the suburbs of Avdeevka of the 120 and 82-mm mortars, grenade launchers and small arms of various calibers. In the evening there for our soldiers, the militants fired from tanks and APCS. Mortars caliber 82 mm, the mercenaries carried out attacks in the area Zaytsevy, Verhneuralskogo and Heater. Ibid., and also near the Mallorcan, Luhansk, Sands and Nevel illegal armed groups fired rocket-propelled grenades and small arms.
In addition, during the shelling by militants near Kamenka a few enemy mines were part of the village where there live civilians. The shelling injured a local boy born in 2002. With numerous wounds, he was taken to a hospital in the city Avdeevka. Later in Pokrovsk. His health condition is satisfactory.
On Lugansk the direction the situation is relatively stable, but enemy shelling has not stopped. There are 8 such cases. In the morning, gunmen fired 120 mm mortars at positions near Trehizbenki. And in the afternoon and evening of the same artillery systems of the enemy fired at the Ukrainian military that hold the defense near Katerinovka. Near Nizhneteploye, station Donetsk and Popasnaya occupants during the day, opened fire from grenade launchers and small arms of various calibres.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that the defenders of the Town burnt to the position of the militants after a shot from a grenade launcher.