Russian proxies in Donbas open fire from 152mm artillery, first time this year

09:20, 07 March 2019
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For the first time since year-start, militants employed 152mm artillery, the JFO HQ press center reports.

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The enemy fired from 122mm artillery systems and 120 mm mortars at Ukrainian positions near Lebedynske and Vodiane. In the area of Hnutove, terrorists used 122 mm artillery. Near Bohdanivka, militants fired from small arms.

Russian proxies fired from 120mm mortars at Ukrainian positions in the area of Novoluhanske and from 120 mm mortars and large-caliber machine guns – near Katerynivka. In the area of Novotoshkivske, terrorists fired on Ukrainian positions from 152mm and 122mm artillery systems, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms. Near Krymske, the militants employed 120mm mortars.

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Over the past day, Ukraine forces suffered no losses.

Also, militants fired from 122mm artillery at a village of Novoluhanske. Commercial buildings and power lines were damaged.  Luckily, no civilians were injured in the attack.

According to intelligence data, on March 6, two invaders were killed and three were injured.

A unit of enemy military hardware was also destroyed.

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