ATO HQ: Militants 41 times open fire in Donbas region

Source : 112 Ukraine

Russian Special Forces unit came close to Ukrainian Army positions near Avdiivka
09:43, 21 June 2016

According to anti-terrorist operation press service, Russia-backed troops attacked Ukrainian Arms Forces 41 times over the last 24 hours. They fired 21 times in Donetsk region, 18 times in Mariupol region and 2 times in Luhansk region.

Russian gunmen engaged fire from 120 and 82 mm mortars near Avdiivka, Nevelske, Novoselky-2, Butivka coalmine and Verhnetoretsk.

The enemy conducted fire from automatic grenade launchers and heavy machine guns in Zaitsevo and Mayorsk direction. Moreover, the Russian Special Forces unit consisting of 8 officers tried to reach the Ukrainian army base while firing from 82 mm mortar. Ukraine's soldiers inflicted fire damage and forced them back.

Russia-backed militants delivered fire from heavy machine guns and automatic grenade launchers near Maryinka, Hranytne, Taravchuk and Gnutovo. Ukraine's Arms Forces near Krasnohorivka and Shyrokyne were attacked from anti-aircraft mount, Infantry fighting vehicle and 120 and 82 mm mortar.

Snipers were spotted near Shchastya in Luhansk region.

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