Ukraine reports 2 WIA's amid 20 enemy attacks in last day

10:30, 17 February 2018
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Read alsoMilitants intensify attacks near Mariupol as UA reports 1 KIA, 1 WIA in last day"In the Luhansk sector, the enemy was most active at the Svitlodarska Duha bulge. Here, the militants repeatedly opened fire from 120mm and 82mm mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers and machine guns on the Ukrainian fortified positions near the village of Luhanske. The shelling lasted about five hours near this settlement. In addition, the occupiers used mortars of various calibers and a whole arsenal of infantry weapons near the town of Svitlodarsk and the village of Troyitske," the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation Headquarters reported on Facebook on Saturday morning.

Moreover, the illegal armed formations shelled the defenders of the village of Krymske, using 82mm mortars, grenade launchers and small arms. In other areas, the militants violated the ceasefire near the villages of Zalizne, Malynove and Novo-Oleksandrivka.

In the daytime, the invaders provoked Ukrainian soldiers by using heavy machine guns and small arms near the village of Taramchuk, which is in the Donetsk sector.

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