Donbas: Pro-Russian fighters use tank to shell Troitske

Source : 112 Ukraine

37 attacks on Ukrainian positions have taken place since evening August 17
23:58, 18 August 2016


The enemy fired over 200 shells from heavy artillery on Ukrainian positions in the vicinities of the occupied Donetsk. 122 and 152 mm artillery was used during attacks on Luhanske, Leninske, Troitske and Semyhirya. In Novoselivka, Novhorodske and Verkhnyotoretske, the militants opened fire from an infantry fighting vehicle; besides, they used a tank in Troitske.

The vicinities of Mariupol also went under fire: pro-Russian guerillas used 122 mm artillery to fire at Myrne village; Maryinka, Pavlopol and Krasnohorivka were shelled from mortars and RPGs; in Novohryhorivka, the mercenaries fired their small arms.  

In Luhansk region, Novozvanivka and Kalynove-Popasne went under from 122 mm artillery; 120 mm mines hit Zolote village. Enemy grenades hit Novoolexandrivka and Novotroitske.

Source: anti-terrorist operation HQ

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