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 Terrorists shelled Shyrokyne from grenade launchers at night; total of 13 fires were opened yesterday, - press officer of 'M' sector

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In the morning the Ukrainian army positions in 'M' sector were shelled anew.

It was announced by the press center of sector "M" at 0629 webiste that at 00:30 a.m. today the ATO positions in Shyrokyne were shelled by the "DPR" fighters from an automatic grenade launcher, Censor.NET reports.

No casualties among servicemen of Ukrainian army and National Guard of Ukraine were registered.

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The situation in 'M' sector has stabilized, the enemy was shelling the ATO positions only in the night. Yaroslav Chepurnyi, press officer of 'M' sector in the ATO zone said to "112 Ukraine" TV Channel.

"Now the situation near the village of Shyrokyne is normal. The enemy shelled only once from small arms. Regarding the past day... The situation was very complicated for our troops. 13 times our troops' positions in our sector were heavily shelled. The enemy used all available weapons excluding Grads. We were four times shelled from the heavy 122-mm and 152-mm artillery. They fired five times from the 82-mm and 120-mm weapons, and four times from small arms, including machine guns, grenade launchers and sniper rifles," he said.

He also pointed out that according to his information one person from Azov regiment of the National guard was injured.

"Once we registered an enemy intelligence drone over our positions in Shyrokyne. Regarding residential areas, the village of Shyrokyne was shelled 11 times, the village of Berdianske once and residential area of the village of Hranitne once," Chepurnyi informed.

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The press officer emphasized that Ukrainian servicemen were using only arms not forbidden by the Minsk agreements. Now the situation has stabilized.

 
 
 
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