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 Militants keep shelling Pisky with mortars, - Ukrainian soldier

The situation in the vicinity of the Donetsk airport remains tense due to constant attacks.

Soldier of the 93rd Brigade Maria with the call sign "Kalyna" said on air of 112 Ukraine TV channel, Censor.NET reports.

"The situation is far from calm, Pisky are currently shelled with mortars. There were attacks from weapons of different caliber during the day... The artillery strikes are committed almost all the time, with short breaks when only small arms and occasionally grenade launchers are used," she said.

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According to Maria, the militants intend neither to leave any occupied territory nor cease the hostilities.

"They clearly understand that the Ukrainian armed forces have withdrawn heavy weapons while they have forces and facilities. Therefore, they use it accordingly, being aware that the will not be fired at in return," Maria said.

It was reported earlier that two soldiers received injuries near the Donetsk airport today. They have concussions of different severity.

Read more: Five soldiers wounded over last day, - ATO spokesman
 
 
 
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