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 New Russian army units arrived to Donbas. Danger of offensive at Mariupol remains

The situation in the ATO area remains tense. The enemy shells Ukrainian troops' positions along the demarcation line and conducts reconnaissance to draw away the reserves of the ATO forces.

This was stated by the ATO speaker Andrii Lysenko at a briefing, Censor.NET reports citing Pravda.com.ua.

The most dificult situation is observed near Vuhlehirsk town. The terrorists are trying to gain control over the town and take a favorable position for further attacks at Debaltseve.

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"According to intelligence reports, units of the Russian Armed Forces continue to redeploy in the conflict zone. In particular, Russian servicemen replace the militants at the forefront, " Lysenko said.

According to the NSDC, Russia actively uses the uncontrolled by the Ukrainian party checkpoints in Uspenka and Dmytrivka villages to transport military equipment and ammunition.

Vehicle movement near the village of Hnutove in the Donetsk region was temporarily suspended yesterday due to constant shelling of the village with Grad rocket systems.

 
 
 
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