Censor.NET reports citing the ATO press center.
"Since 6 p.m. on May 9, the illegal armed groups shelled Ukrainian forces with banned heavy weapons. Despite the Minsk agreements, the bands violated the cease-fire 35 times.
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In the Donetsk sector, the militants shelled Opytne and Pisky, villages, as well as Marinka town and Dutovka mine with 82mm and 120mm mortars. Opytne, Marinka, Avdiivka and Vodiane were fired from heavy machine guns, small arms and grenade launchers. A sniper was spotted near Pisky.
A fight started near the town of Marinka. Having faced with an organized defense, the terrorists were forced to withdraw and take away the dead and the wounded.
In the Luhansk sector, the terrorists shelled Sokilnyky and Stanytsia Luhanska villages from antiaircraft guns, rocket-propelled grenades, machine guns, and small arms.
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In the Artemivsk sector, Zolote village was fired from 120mm mortars, while Rozsadky and Lozove villages were shelled from an anti-tank guided missile system.
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Despite all the attempts of the armed bandits to spoil May 9 holiday to the veterans, military civilian government administrations managed to organize celebrations even in small towns, including those on the collision line. Even veterans from the temporarily occupied territories came to celebrate the Victory Day.