Thursday, September 22 2016 16:00 EEST
'Ceasefire': Ukraine reports about 14 attacks on it's positions in the past day
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The Russian occupation forces attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, 14 times in the past day, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) headquarters.

In particular, five attacks were reported in the Donetsk sector. Militants used grenade launchers, machine-guns and small arms to shell areas near the town of Avdiyivka. The village of Zaitseve came under 120mm mortar fire, Unian repors.

Eight instances of the violation of the ceasefire were reported in the Mariupol sector. Russian-backed militants used grenade launchers, large-caliber machine-guns and small arms to fire on the town of Maryinka, and the villages of Starohnativka and Novotroyitske.

After a lull, which lasted for a few days, the enemy resumed attacks in the Luhansk sector, which saw one attack in the past day: small arms were used to fire on areas near the village of Novo-Oleksandrivka.

No enemy drones were spotted in the ATO zone in the past 24 hours.

ATO HQ reported five attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Donetsk sector and eight in the Mariupol sector on September 20. The ceasefire was observed in the Luhansk sector on that day.

As reported earlier by, War in Donbas: No Ukrainian soldiers were killed, but three were wounded in the ATO zone in the past day.

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