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 Russian proxies committed 80 attacks in Donbas March 9, - Staff

The Russian occupation forces attacked positions of Ukraine's anti-terrorist operation (ATO) troops 80 times over the past 24-hour period.

Censor.NET reports citing the latest update by the ATO Staff press center.

"Krasnohorivka, Novotroitske, Vodiane, Marinka, Pavlopil, and Bohdanivka in Mariupol direction were shelled with mortars of various calibers. The enemy fired upon Lebedynske, Starohnativka, Taramchuk, Marinka, Novohryhorivka, Shyrokyne, Chermalyk, Vodiane, and Hnutove with grenade launchers and small arms. Sniper attacks were recorded in Talakivka.

"Krymske, Novooleksandrivka and Popasna in Luhansk direction came under mortar strikes. Novozvanivka, Novooleksandrivka, and Stanytsia Luhanska were fired at with grenade launchers and small arms.

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"In Donetsk direction, the invaders employed mortars of various calibers against Nevelske, Maiorsk, Avdiivka, Dacha and Luhanske; grenade launchers and small arms - against Opytne, Kamianka, Luhanske, Pisky, Nevelske, Avdiivka, Zaitseve, and Troitske. Maiorsk also came under small arms fire. The enemy snipers committed attacks in Avdiivka and Zaitseve. Anti-aircraft guns were used against Troitske.

"A total of 80 attacks were recorded yesterday," the situation report reads.

Read more: ATO forces found group of enemy snipers, killed one of them, - ATO Staff

As reported, the Russian-backed militants attacked Ukrainian troops 69 times on March 8.
 
 
 
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