23 dead and 34 wounded militants were taken to Donetsk from Avdiyivka region. This was reported by the press service of the Main Intelligence Directorate of Defense Ministry of Ukraine.
"The enemy continues to held the active operations in the region of Avdiyivka using tactical group created on the basis of 11 separate motorized rifle regiment (Makiyivka) with attached units 3 (Gorlovka) and 100 (Donetsk) separate motorized rifle brigades, a separate artillery brigade (Donetsk) of Russian Armed Forces.
Earlier we reported that Almost 30 terrorist attacks reported in Maryinka, Donetsk region, since the beginning of 2016
During the day the Russian occupation troops waged intense shelling of industrial zones and residential areas of Avdiyivka using 122 mm artillery systems, tanks and 120/82-mm mortar shells at areas of Kruta Balka, Yasunovate, Mineralne, Yakovlivka” - noted in the Ministry.
Main Intelligence Directorate of Defense Ministry of Ukraine added that as a result of clashes the enemy suffered heavy losses. "On March 12 to the City Hospital and a hospital number 18 in Donetsk 23 dead and 34 wounded was taken from Avdiyivka direction," - said in a statement.