Friday, April 28 2017 14:09 EEST
Donbas: 52 attacks on Ukrainian positions
Donbas,  52 attacks, Ukrainian, Positions

Over the last 24 hours, Ukrainian outposts in Donbas went under fire 52 times. The enemy has been landing attacks in all sectors of the combat area; the gravest situation is observed in the Donetsk and Mariupol sectors.

Russia-backed militants used the Minsk-banned 122 mm artillery to attack Avdiivka in the Donetsk sector. Myronivske took fire from 82 mm mortars, IFV guns, grenade launchers and heavy machineguns. The mercenaries also fired in Zaitsevo, Kamyanka, Verkhnotoretske and Pisky; they used wide variety of weapons, from small arms to 82 mm mortars.

Positions of the Ukrainian Marines in Vodyane (Mariupol sector) went under fire from 120 mm mortars, IFVs and heavy machineguns. Enemy mines also hit Mariinka and Hnutove; RPG and small arms fire was reported near Ukrainian positions in Novotroitske. Enemy snipers opened fire near Pavlopol and Mariinka.

In Luhansk region, hostile units used 82 and 120 mm mortars to shell Krymske and Katerynivka. RPG and small arms fire was reported near Stanytsia Luhanska, Syze and Valuiske.

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