“Pro-Russian armed formations fired ATO forces positions 20 times since the beginning of the day ncluding 6 times in Maryinka”, - reported ATO HQ press center today at 6 pm.
It was noted that “enemy fired our points in Novgorodskoe, Bogdanivka and Pisky regions using grenade launchers”.
Also the tense situation retained in Maryinka area.
"During the day, enemy opened fire on Ukrainian armed forces strongholds not far from this township 6 times. Occupants used grenade launchers and IFVs, "- said in a statement.
ATO HQ press service also emphasized that Maryinka checkpoint "was fired by enemy sniper."
Earlier it was reported that Russian-terrorist troops are increasing their forces to seize Mariinka
Terrorists brought military equipment prohibited by Minsk agreements to Donetsk. Citizens saw several Grad MLRSs and more than 10 tanks.
"At the same time terrorists do not hide the fact they are planning to seize Mariinka during one day” – stated in ATO press center message.