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 Militants actively use six armored groups in Opytne, Marinka, Hranitne and Svitlodarsk, - MP Tymchuk

During the day, militants actively used six armored groups in various directions.

This was announced by the People's Front MP, Information Resistance group coordinator Dmytro Tymchuk on his Facebook page, Censor.NET reports.

"During the day, the use of six armored groups has been recorded (including tanks).

"In the area of the Donetsk airport and Opytne two armored groups have been recorded (group 1 - three tanks and six infantry fighting vehicles and armored personnel carriers, group 2 - two tanks and 10 infantry fighting vehicles and armored personnel carriers). These armored groups fired at the ATO positions from various spots during hours of darkness.

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"Two more armored groups operate in the area of Marinka (group 1 - at least eight tanks, group 2 - two tanks).

"An armored group operates in the area of Hranitne - up to a tank company in the first line (five to six tanks in the forefront) and about 10 armored combat vehicles (mainly BMP-2). A quick firing from the greenery from two tanks and a BMP-2 (30-mm automatic cannon) has been recorded in the area.

"Another armored group (up to a tank company, six to seven tanks) operates in the area of Svitlodarsk from the direction of Luhanske and Myronivske. Here, the armored vehicles are normally used in pairs "tanks + mortars."

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