Monday, March 27 2017 14:38 EEST
Military
Militants shelled Ukrainian positions in ATO zone 88 times
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Situation in ATO zone is becoming more complicated. Over the past day, Russian-terrorist forces fired Ukrainian positions 88 times. Three soldiers were killed and eight wounded.

This was reported by the press center of the ATO on Facebook.

Most of the shelling was recorded in Mariupol direction. The centers of fire confrontation were Shirokine and Vodiane, where the enemy applied artillery systems systems with the caliber of 122 mm and 120 mm, mortars, grenade launchers of various systems and large-caliber machine guns. Also, in Shirokine, Ukrainian marines got unser tank attack.

From the mortars of 120 mm caliber, the enemy shelled defenders of Hnutove, Pavlopil, Lebedynske and Talakivka. From the arms of the ARC, the Russian-occupation units shelled Novotroitske area. Near Krasnohorivka and Marinka, the enemy actively used grenade launchers and large-caliber machine guns.

It was also tense in the Donetsk direction, where militants used almost the entire arsenal of heavy weapons against the Ukrainian military. Enemy opened fire from 152 artillery systems at thedefenders of Troitske, and also used mortars of 120 and 82 mm caliber. The strongholds near Avdiivka and Luhanske were fired from 120 mm mortars. From the grenade launchers and heavy machine guns enemy fired on defenders of Verkhniotoretske, Troitske, Avdiivka and Luhanske.

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