Terrorists shell Shyrokyne village using tanks – Sector M press officer


"DPR" gangs intensified heavy weapons shelling at the Mariupol direction. “DPR” militants conducted an attack under the cover of tanks against Azov regiment positions in Shyrokyne.

According to sector M press officer Dmytro Horbunov, "DPR" armed groups carried out five attacks on the ATO forces, Censor.NET reports citing Mariupol website 0629.com.ua.

The morning started with fire against the positions of the Ukrainian security forces in Shyrokyne using 120 mm mortars at 5:15 a.m.

Around 8:00 a.m. there was another shelling with the use of 120 mm mortars.

At the same time the ATO positions near Mykolaivka were also fired upon from a 120 mm mortar.

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At 8:25 a.m. "DPR" tanks joined in the attack on Shyrokyne.

As of 9 a.m. there were no casualties among the personnel of the armed forces and the National Guard.

The situation is under control.

At 9:17 a.m. the press service of the Azov regiment stated that the "DPR" armed forces tried to attack Azov positions under the cover of tanks.

"The terrorists suffered losses as a result of engagement with the use of small arms. At least two [terrorists] were killed. The information on militants' casualties is being specified. Azov soldiers are holding their positions and provide adequate response to the enemy," the statement said.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n333431