The militants unexpectedly intensified in Luhansk and wounded three soldiers ATO
The operational situation in the ATO zone remains tense. This reports the press center of the headquarters of the operation in a traditional daily report.
As of 18:00 on Saturday, June 17, in the Donbas recorded 22 cases of activity of military formations. Almost half of them, 9 attacks, have occurred with the use of peace agreements prohibited large-caliber artillery systems.
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In the South of Donetsk region, beating the occupants to the APU 120 mm mortars and grenade launchers of various modifications and small arms. Near the occupied Donetsk, the enemy used an even more powerful weapon. So, from 152-millimetric artillery systems militants fired on the fortifications of the Ukrainian soldiers in the area of Avdiivka, as well as new building. The ATO members also fired from tanks, and near zaytsevo from the APCS.
In Luhansk region terrorists used primarily infantry weapons, under the gun turned out to be strongholds near Stanytsia Luhanska, Novoaleksandrovka and Katerinovka. “Have intensified the enemy in this area for the second half of the day. In particular, our positions in the Crimean and Katerinovka repeatedly came under enemy fire from 120-mm mortars, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. As a result of enemy shelling, three soldiers of the armed forces of Ukraine were injured”, – informed in the headquarters of ATO.
As reported in the past days, June 16, fighters 67 times violated the cease-fire. The enemy intensified with the onset of twilight, and nearly a third of these attacks is characterized by the use fighters and artillery weapons, which is prohibited by the accords.