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 “DPR” militants shell Starohnativka and Hranitne from heavy artillery since early morning, one soldier wounded, - sector "M" press officer

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The ATO forces’ positions have been shelled from heavy artillery from 5 a.m. today.

This was reported by the press officer of the sector "M" Yaroslav Chepurnyi, Censor.NET informs citing 0629.

The report reads: "The armed groups of the "DPR" began shelling the Ukrainian troops' positions near Mariupol from 5 a.m. today. Four attacks have been committed as of now.

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"Three of them have been conducted near Starohnativka and another one near Hranitne. 122-mm self-propelled guns were employed in three cases and one assault was committed with the use of small arms. There have been no casualties among the troops of the Armed Forces and the National Guard of Ukraine.

"The ATO forces' position underwent six attacks June 28. The command of the sector "M" granted permission to open fire in return from 82 mm mortars and small arms three times.

"The illegal formations of the "DPR" attacked Starohnativka three times and stormed Shyrokyne thrice. 82-mm and 120-mm mortars were used in four cases and small arms, including grenade launchers were used twice.

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"One soldier of the ATO forces received moderately severe injuries. The serviceman was taken to a hospital where he received medical assistance."

 
 
 
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