Militants attack Ukrainian army 13 times near Shyrokyne

11:10, 26 June 2015
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Russian-backed militants on Thursday attacked Ukrainian army positions 13 times near the village of Shyrokyne, the press officer of the "M" sector (Mariupol area) of the front line, Yaroslav Chepurniy told the local news agency 0629.


According to Chepurniy, the militants fired once on the village of Lebedynske, once on the village of Berdianske and 11 times on the village of Shyrokyne.

The militants also fired Grad rockets on the outskirts of the village of Pyshchevyk. After that, from the village of Zaichenko they fired 122mm artillery on the village of Chernenko.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Russian-backed militants shelled positions of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) forces and infrastructure in nearby villages and towns about 35 times during the day on June 25.

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