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 Ukrainian army incurs big losses due to M sector shelling by terrorists, - press officer Chepurnyi

20 cases of shelling occurred in M sector between 4 p.m. yesterday and 6.30 a.m. this morning.

As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by M sector press officer Yaroslav Chepurnyi to Mariupol city news outlet 0629.

Until 4 p.m. mercenaries were abiding by the cease-fire agreement, but then started unstoppable fire. By midnight, 13 cases of shelling took place in the sector - terrorists used artillery of 152-122 mm seven times, mortars of 120 and 82 mm five times, and Grad MLRS once. The Grad was used to shell Ukrainian military positions near Novohnativka.

Ukrainian troops were shelled in Starohnativka four times, in Chermalyk two times, and one time in Novohryhorivka, Prokhorivka, Bohdanivka, Lebedynske, Orlivske, Novoselivka-2.

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Mercenaries acted craftily - in order not to be fired at in response, they asked for cease-fire seven times after each shelling.

After midnight, seven cases of shelling took place in the sector. Bohdanivka was sprayed four times, Starohnativka two times, Chermalyk once. The most intense shelling occurred in Bohdanivka, where mercenaries were using 152-mm SP guns and 82-mm mortars.

"We have incurred big losses, information on which will be published later," Chepurnyi said. "The way mercenaries are firing is very similar to that of the professional Russian army."

 
 
 
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