Donbas: Hostile sniper activity in Donetsk region

Source : 112 Ukraine

59 attacks on Ukrainian units reported since Sunday morning
08:10, 15 August 2016

Most of the attacks were landed near Donetsk and Mariupol, the government-held port city in Donetsk region.

In the towns of Avdiivka and Leninske, pro-Russian mercenaries opened fire from RPGs and heavy machineguns. 122 mm artillery shells hit Novoselivka village; Taramchuk went under fire from 82 mm mortars. Armored vehicles fired at Ukrainian positions near Shyrokyne, Talakivka, Maryinka and Vodyane.    

In Luhansk region, the militants used 122 mm self-propelled artillery systems and 120 mm mortars to fire at Popasna village. In Novoolexandrivka and Novozvanivka, they fired 82 mm mortars, automatic grenade launchers, small arms and HMGs.

Enemy sniper activity was reported in Verkhnyotoretske (Donetsk region) and Zhovte (Luhansk region).  

Source: anti-terrorist operation HQ's Facebook

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