Militants attack Ukraine positions 29 times in past day – ATO press service

21:50, 07 February 2017
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Two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded today as the Russian-backed militants fired 29 times on the positions of the forces of the Anti-Terrorist Operation in Donbas, according to the press center of the ATO Headquarters.

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"As of 18:00 a total of 29 attacks was recorded. Two of our soldiers were wounded in action," said the statement published on Facebook.

According to the press center, the Russian-occupation forces on the Donetsk line used mortars of various calibers, rocket-propelled grenades, and small arms firing on Avdiyivka, Luhanske, Nevelske, Kamenka, and Verhnetoretske. In Avdiyivka, an enemy tank was reported firing on Ukrainian positions.

Read alsoUkraine reports 78 militant attacks, 1 WIA in last dayOn the Mariupol line, the militants shelled Talakivka and Hnutove from artillery and mortars.

Mortars were fired on Novotroitske, while rocket-propelled grenades and small arms - on Pavlopil, Lebedinske, and Berezove. An enemy APC was also shooting on Pavlopil.

"On the Luhansk line, the invaders fired mortars on Troitske and rocket-propelled grenades, heavy machine guns and small arms – on Novozvanivka and Novo-oleksandrivka, the ATO HQ reported.

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