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 Two Ukrainian soldiers killed, nine injured in 54 attacks committed by Russian proxies over day, - Staff

Russian terrorist troops fired upon the Ukrainian Armed Forces’ positions 54 times today.

Censor.NET reports citing the latest update by the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) Staff press center.

The statement reads: "The Russian occupation troops fired upon our positions near Avdiivka in the Donetsk direction with BM-21 Grad multiple rocket launchers, tanks, mortars, grenade launchers, and small arms. The enemy employed mortars and weapons of infantry fighting vehicles against Luhanske and Pisky.

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"The enemy shelled our positions in the vicinity of Shyrokyne in Mariupol direction with Grad-P rocket launchers. Vodiane, Shyrokyne, Opytne, Marinka, and Chermalyk came under strikes with 122 mm artillery, 120 and 82 mm mortars.

"The militants fired at Berezove and Vodiane with grenade launchers, anti-aircraft guns, and small arms. Anti-tank missiles were employed against Chermalyk village. Positions near Marinka came under sniper fire.

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"Krymske village in the Luhansk direction came under mortar strike. Novozvanivka was fired upon with grenade launchers and small arms.

"Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and nine were injured in action today," the situation report reads.
   
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