Donbas conflict: Militants shell 71 times, one Ukrainian soldier injured

Source : 112 Ukraine

The enemy continues to shell ATO forces along the entire line of demarcation
12:35, 10 June 2017

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Militants shelled 71 times from mortars and artillery in ATO area in Donbas. Due to the shelling, one Ukrainian soldier was injured. This was reported by the press center of the ATO headquarters.

42 attacks recorded in Prymorske area. Mortars, including those of forbidden 120 mm caliber was used by the enemy near Lebedynske, Vodyane and Shyrokyne. Around 21:00 terrorists repeatedly shelled from 82 mm mortars, grenade launchers and small arms Ukrainian soldiers in Mariinka.

Other armed provocations in this were carried out by the enemy with the use of light weapons, mainly small arms and grenade launchers. The occupants have traditionally shelled from such weapons the ATO forces positions near Chermalyk, Shyrokyne, Pavlopil, Talakivka, Hnutove, Starohnativka, Slavne, Novotroitske, Krasnohorivka and Mariinka.

In some sectors, the militants used anti-tank missile systems, BMP weapons and anti-aircraft systems.

Related: Police qualified night shelling of Mariinka as terrorist attack

By the end of the day illegal armed forces fired from the grenade launchers and heavy machine guns the living blocks of Mariinka. As a result of the attacks of a residential area, a man and a woman were injured.

17 attacks were registered in Donetsk area. Militants shelled the most in Avdiivka suburbs. During the day, especially in the evening, the enemy repeatedly shelled from mortars of different caliber, grenade launchers and small arms.

In Luhansk area positions in Katerynivka, Novooleksandrivka, Novotoshkivke, Novozvanivka and Troitske were shelled from mortars, mostly of 82 mm caliber.

Earlier it was reported that militants shelled living blocks of Mariinka, Krasnohorivka in Donbas. Supervisory group of the Ukrainian side Joint Control Center is working at the place of shelling.

Related: Donbas conflict: 32 attacks reported over past day

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