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 Ukrainian Soldiers Got Shchastia Town in Luhansk Region Under Control

The Army took control of Heivka village near the town of Shchastia.

Censor.NET reports, referring to TSN.

"Aidar battalion soldiers, the border guards and the 92nd Mechanized Brigade are guarding the location. The terrorists are constantly shelling the ATO forces position with small arms and 120 mm mortars", the deputy commander of the 92nd Mechanized Brigade Oleksandr Vasylkovskiy told.

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The militants blew up the bridge, retreating from the village of Heivka. "The separatists blew it up just to leave people without bread and medicines. The river depth here is about 12 meters and the nearest bridge is 30 kilometers away ", the ATO soldier says.

The bridge was reconstructed by our soldiers. They are entrenching the position and preparing to repulse the militants attack. "There was nothing when we came here... We are waiting for a serious attack, fortifying our positions", the defenders say.

It was reported earlier, that Shchastia Town was shelled by the terrorists six times over the last 24 hours.

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