Militants shell Ukrainian stronghold near Avdiivka. Two servicemen died, - ATO HQ

The enemy used tanks, 82 mm mortars, various systems grenade launchers and heavy caliber machine guns

21:13, 20 April 2017

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Militants shelled the stronghold of one of the infantry brigades of the Armed Forces of Ukraine near Avdiivka. Two Ukrainian servicemen dead, the ATO headquarters reports. 

“According to the preliminary data two Ukrainian Armed Forces servicemen died in the result of militants’ shelling of the stronghold of one of the infantry brigades near Avdiivka,” reads the message.

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At that it is noted that the enemy used tanks, 82 mm mortars, various systems grenade launchers and heavy caliber machine guns.

At the same time, Roman Bochkala, a journalist, states that the fight in Avdiivka industrial zone are underway. According to him, one Ukrainian soldier died, another seven wounded.

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