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 Terrorist sabotage groups intensified attacks in Luhansk sector

The terrorists' sabotage and reconnaissance groups groups became more active again in the Luhansk sector.

Ukrainian soldiers once again repelled an attack of 10 militants near Shchastia town in the Luhansk region, Presidential Administration speaker on ATO matters Andrii Lysenko stated, Censor.NET reports.

The militants continue to attack with heavy weapons. The mortared ATO forces' positions near Novotoshkivske three times and fired from 152mm artillery guns at ATO forces' positions near Triokhizbenka.

"Let us remind that the militants often use heavy weapons at night not to attract attention of OSCE observers and other parties who control the implementation of the Minsk agreements," Lysenko said.

Read also: Russian-backed terrorists attacked Shchastia and Opytne

"In the Donetsk sector, the terrorists fired at Opytne (Donetsk airport area) from 120mm mortars, 122mm and 152mm artillery, heavy weapons, and sniper weapons from morning till 9 p.m. They also fired at Pisky, Marinka, Krasnohorivka, Sanzharivka, Troitske, and Horlivka outskirts," he added.

It was relatively calm in the Mariupol sector. The militants fired from 120mm mortars at ATO forces' positions near Novotroitske.

 
 
 
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