Insurgents fire on Donetsk airport and five villages

12:12, 29 December 2014
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Russian-backed insurgents have fired on the new terminal of the Donetsk airport and five villages with small arms and artillery, the spokesman of the ATO headquarters Leonid Matiuhin said at a briefing in Kyiv on Monday.

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"Russian-backed insurgents have fired on with small arms the new terminal of the Donetsk airport and the village of Petrovskiy, and they fired on with mortars the villages of Pisky and Hranitne that was fired on twice," he said.

"The insurgents hit the village of Novotroitske with the artillery fire, and the village of Pisky was suffered twice from the artillery of the enemy," Matiuhin said.

"This night was not calm in the combat zone. Armed groups of fighters attacked Ukrainian military positions eight times, using small arms, mortars and artillery.”

As UNIAN reported earlier, on Sunday the situation in the Donbas conflict zone was relatively calm.

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