Terrorists escalate hostilities in Donbas: Ukraine reports 3 WIAs

12:40, 13 May 2017
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Russian-terrorist forces continue to violate the agreement on the de-escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation Headquarters reported Saturday.

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During the past day, militants opened fire on Ukrainian positions 54 times, according to the report.

Russian-supported terrorists resorted to continuous attacks in Prymorske, Donetsk and Luhansk directions.

The militants mainly fired small arms, large-caliber machine guns, and grenade launchers of various types.

Read alsoUkraine reports 53 enemy attacks, 2 KIAs, 6 WIAs in last day"As a result of the attacks over the past day, three soldiers of the Ukrainian Armed Forces were wounded," the headquarters said.

As UNIAN reported, on May 11, reserve officer David Sikharulidze, a Georgian native who had been fighting alongside government troops in the ATO zone, was killed in action.

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