“Grad”, tanks and fierce battle, the militants tried to break through the defense forces ATO in Krasnogorovka
The militants of illegal armed groups ORDO Thursday, July 20, not only violated the “bread peace”, but also tried to break through the defense of the ATO forces in the area Krasnogorovka.
This is stated in the summary of the press center of the ATO headquarters as of 18: 00.
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Terrorists Staromykhailivka fired on strong points of the Ukrainian armed forces near Krasnogorovka from 1 a.m. to 8 am. In the course went the artillery caliber of 122 mm mortars 120 and 82 mm, RPG launchers and heavy machine guns. Around 4 am, the militants fired from a portable rocket launcher “Grad-P” ten shells and used the tank.
At the same time, about 20 fighters close to positions of the APU. A fight ensued, during which the Ukrainian military has used rocket-propelled grenades and small arms and forced the criminals to retreat. As a result of battle three Ukrainian servicemen killed, seven wounded, and one soldier was captured by militants.
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On Donetsk the direction, about 1 night sniper militants killed the Ukrainian military near Novgorod. In addition, the separatists from grenade launchers and small arms fired at the neighborhood of the Town, the mine Butovka, and mortars of various calibers beat by Nevel and Novgorod.
At Lugansk direction terrorist from rocket-propelled grenades and small arms fired at positions of the AFU in trekhizbenke, Novooleksandrivka, Novozvanivka and stems. Also the separatists were twice shelled with mortars caliber 82 mm at the Crimean.
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In General, since the beginning of the day, the militants 20 times violated the truce. The Ukrainian military has lost 4 soldiers, 7 were wounded. The armed forces of Ukraine 9 times opened fire in response, using mainly small arms and rocket-propelled grenades.
Earlier in the headquarters of the ATO reported that on 19 July in the area of the ATO killed four military APU, and three others injured.