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Eastern Ukraine: Mortar fire in Donetsk, Luhansk region

According to, Ukrainian positions in Avdiivka, Zaitseve, Mayorsk, Dacha, Verkhnyotoretske went under fire from mortars of various calibers, grenade launchers and heavy machineguns, anti-terrorist operation HQ reports. Novhorodske village was shelled from RPGs, machineguns and an AA gun.

17 attacks were reported in the vicinities of Mariupol, the port city in Donetsk region. Ukrainian emplacements near Starohnativka, Shyrokyne, Novoselivka and Hnutove went under mortar fire; an enemy IFV and a sniper fired at Ukrainian outposts near Maryinka.

In Luhansk region, the enemy fired at Novozvanivka, Staryi Aidar and Orikhove. Mortars, AA gun and grenade launchers were used in these areas.  

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