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 Four Ukrainian Soldiers Were Killed and 10 Were Injured Over Past 24 Hours

There were no significant changes in the ATO area in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions.

Censor.NET reports, citing the ATO press center.

"The terrorists continue to fire the ATO forces positions with different types of small arms and weapons. Altogether, there were 79 suspected militants' attacks registered over the last 24 hours. The ATO forces reacted adequately. Ukrainian gunners fired back only 42 times and caused militants' equipment destruction and losses", the statement says.

The situation remains tense in the area of Luhansk, Donetsk and Debaltseve bridgeheads.The terrorists shelled Ukrainian positions from Smile, Raivka, Slovianoserbsk villages and Luhansk neighborhoods.

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The terrorist groups continue to ignore the principles of humanitarian law and international conventions and use anti-personnel mines near towns and villages. Over the past 24 hours the ATO soldiers cleared a lot of such mines. Unfortunately, one anti-personnel mine exploded not far from the town of Shchastia. Two soldiers were killed and one suffered multiple injuries. Doctors are fighting for his life now.

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Four Ukrainian soldiers were killed and 10 were injured over the past 24 hours. The militants intensified their activity near the Donetsk airport. Ukrainian stronghold near the village of Pisky was attacked. The attack was repelled. Suffered numerous losses, the enemy has retreated. In Debaltseve sector the militants attacks our positions, using objects of industrial infrastructure and residential areas as a cover. The Army was attacked from pits №2, 7, 6, as well as from Chornukhyne village and the towns of Yenakiieve and Horlivka.

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Stronghold near Mariupol city was shelled with mortars trice. There are no losses among the Army.

According to the ATO headquarters, the terrorists 18 times shelled towns and villages in the Lugansk and Donetsk regions in order to discredit the ATO forces.

 
 
 
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