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 Fifty attacks recorded in ATO zone yesterday, militants stormed Ukrainian troops’ positions near Kruta Balka, - Staff

The Russian invaders continue assaulting the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) forces’ positions in all directions. The truce was breached 50 times over the past 24-hour period.

Censor.NET reports citing the latest update by the ATO Staff press center as of Dec. 28, 2016.

According to the Staff, in Mariupol direction, the occupants fired upon Marinka and Vodiane with 120 mm mortars, Krasnohorivka, Talakivka and Shyrokyne - with 82 mm mortars; Talakivka, Pavlopil, Starohnativka, Shyrokyne, Novotroitske and Marinka - with large-caliber machine guns and small arms.

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The Russian occupation forces attacked the ATO troops' positions in the vicinity of Luhanske village in Donetsk direction using 120 mm mortars and large-caliber machine guns. The invaders employed grenade launchers against Maiorsk and small arms against positions on the outskirts of Troitske, Avdiivka, Zaitseve and Novoselivka Druha. A clash took place near Kruta Balka village.

In Luhansk direction, the occupants fired upon Balka Kosharna with IFV weapons, Krymske, Stanytsia Luhanska and Malynove - with small arms.

"50 violations of truce including one clash were recorded over the past day," the report reads.

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As reported, the Russian militants committed 44 attacks on Ukrainian military on Dec. 27.
   
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