Militants began to storm Ukrainian positions in Avdiivka industrial zone

Source : 112 Ukraine

They commit attacks using 152-mm guns and 120 mm mortars
22:00, 4 February 2017

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Today around 17.30 pro-Russian militants started to storm Ukrainian military positions in Avdiivka industrial zone with 152-mm guns and mortars of 120 mm caliber. It is reported by the press center of ATO headquarters on Facebook.

"Around 17.30 occupiers began the assault action on our position in the area of Avdiivka industrial zone using 152-mm guns and mortars, so the enemy once again showed their aim to disrupt repairs and make the humanitarian problems in the city worse," said in a statement.

In total in ATO zone 35 attacks reported over the day. One Ukrainian soldier was wounded.

In Donetsk direction militants from tanks and infantry fighting vehicles repeatedly fired Kamyanka and Avdiivka. From 152 mm caliber artillery thay shelled Novoluhanske. Of the 120, and 82-mm mortar shells thay fired on Avdiivka and with small arms - on Zaitseve.

In Mariupol direction of mortars of various calibres and rocket-propelled grenades militants fired Chermalyk, Shyrokine, Krasnogorivka, Pavlopil, Talakivka.

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