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 Situation in Donbas remains tense. Militants opened fire from banned weapons at all fronts - ATO press center

The situation along the line of contact remained uneasy May 20. The illegal armed groups of the Russian-terrorist troops kept assaulting the ATO forces positions from the morning till 6.00 p.m.

Censor.NET reports citing the ATO press center.

The summary reads: "The enemy fired at Vodiane, Pisky, and Avdiivka at the Donetsk direction using artillery, mortars, and small arms. Sniper assaults have repeatedly been recorded there.

"The criminals shelled the village of Shchastia at the Luhansk direction using 122-mm mortars. Zolote village was fired at from automatic grenade launchers and small arms. Sniper attacks were recorded there as well.

"Shyrokyne village at the Mariupol direction was fired at by the bandits using a tank, 82-mm and 122-mm mortars, automatic grenade launchers, and small arms.

"The automatic grenade launchers, machine guns, and small arms were used by the criminals to attack Kirove, Leninske, Maiorsk, and Popasna at Artemivsk direction. The invaders shelled Lozove and Luhanske villages from 120-mm mortars. The village of Rozsadky was attacked with the use of the anti-tank missile system and artillery.

"The hostile unmanned aerial vehicles were recorded flying at the direction from Shchastia to Heivka and from Donetske to Smile."

See also: Terrorists use "scorched earth" tactics: Ukrainian observers suspect phosphorous munitions were used to shell Pisky where almost no local residents left. PHOTOS


 
 
 
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