Militants continue ceasefire violations: almost 50 attacks in past 24 hrs
Combined Russian-terrorist forces opened fire 47 times on the positions of Ukrainian troops in the past day, according to the press center of the ATO Headquarters.
10 violations of ceasefire were recorded in the direction of Luhansk. The enemy resorted to armed provocations in the area of Stanytsia Luhanska, Novooleksandrivka and Novozvanivka where the militants fired grenade launchers, machine guns and small arms. The village of Novozvanovka was under 82mm mortar and sniper fire. Novooleksandrivka and Novozvanivka were hit by the militants’ anti-aircraft artillery.
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In the direction of Donetsk, 20 attacks were recorded. Militants opened fire from grenade launchers, machine guns and small arms near Avdiyivka, Novhorodske, Novoselivka, Novoselivka Druha, Troitske, Verhnetoretskiy, Kamenka, Maiorsk, and Zaitseve. Avdiyivka, Novoselivka Druha, Verhnetoretskiy, Kamenka, Maiorsk and Zaitseve were also shelled by militant 120mm and 82mm mortars.
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