Donbas report: 24 militant attacks recorded in last day

09:20, 13 December 2017
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Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 24 times in the past 24 hours, according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.

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In the Luhansk sector, the militants fired 152mm artillery systems near the village of Vrubivka in the evening. They also used 82mm mortars against the defenders of the village of Novo-Oleksandrivka and the town of Popasna.

In the Donetsk sector, the enemy launched a dozen 122mm artillery shells on the Ukrainian fortified positions between the villages of Vodiane and Talakivka in the afternoon. In the evening, the defenders of the villages of Pavlopil, Vodiane and Opytne came under fire from 120mm mortars. Furthermore, the illegal armed groups used 82mm mortars near the town of Avdiyivka, as well as tank shells near Butivka coal mine.

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Fortunately, no Ukrainian soldiers were killed or wounded in action over the past day, the ATO HQ said.

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