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 Area of active combat operations in Donbas is expanding - OSCE

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The OSCE special monitoring mission in the Donbas says that the area of active combat operations in Eastern Ukraine is expanding. Horlivka and Avdiivka joined the ranks of existing hotspots in Donetsk and Shyrokyne.

This was announced by speaker of the OSCE mission in Ukraine Michael Bociurkiw, Censor.NET reports citing 112 Ukraine channel.

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According to Bociurkiw, in addition to Shyrokyne, which is near Mariupol, and the area around the Donetsk airport, active hostilities began in Horlivka and Avdiivka.

He stated that unfortunately the area of the conflict was expanding - the so-called hot spots used to be only in Donetsk and Shyrokyne, but now they also appeared in Horlivka and Avdiivka, namely the coke and chemical plant, which had been shelled causing a big blow to the economy of Donetsk.


 
 
 
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