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 Terrorists try to drag Ukrainian troops in active combat. Militants used Grads at Artemivsk direction, - ATO press-center

The situation in the ATO area remained stable today, Aug. 20. The illegal armed groups significantly reduced the number of attacks on Ukrainian army positions. However, separate cases of violations of the Minsk Agreements have traditionally been recorded at night time.

Censor.NET informs citing the situation report by the ATO press center.

The report reads: "The enemy committed strike on our strong point in Lebedynske village near Mariupol with 122-mm artillery at around 1 a.m.

"The militants used multiple rocket launchers from Pervomaisk direction against the Ukrainian defensive lines in the village of Lypove near Artemivsk at 12:30 a.m. having once again violated the Minsk agreements.

"The most intensive attacks of mercenaries were again recorded near Donetsk. The strong points of the ATO forces in Kamianets and Novoselivka were impacted by the enemy 152-mm caliber artillery at around 1 a.m. The invaders fired at the villages of Krasnohorivka, Marinka, Opytne, Pisky, the town of Avdiivka with grenade launchers and small arms several times throughout the day trying to drag the ATO troops in active engagement."

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