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 Terrorists opened fire 35 times yesterday, clash took place near Novoselivka Druha, - ATO press center

Yesterday, pro-Russian terrorists violated the cease-fire regime in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area 35 times.

As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by the ATO press center.

According to the HQ, from 6 p.m. till midnight the militants used weapons against Ukrainian defenders 13 times.

ATO forces' positions in Shyrokyne were fired at from large-caliber mortars and grenade launchers.

"At the demarcation line between Donetsk and Horlivka bandits using small fire and an enemy sniper were shelling one of our strong points to the east of Novoselivka village. Later, a small group of mercenaries made an attempt to check Ukrainian defenders' alertness and security near Novoselivka Druha. Bandits were revealed in a timely manner; a half-an-hour clash took place, forcing the enemy to retreat. The attackers might have incurred losses," the message reads.

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It is also informed that in the evening pro-Russian gangs opened unaimed fire from small arms, grenade launchers, and large-caliber machine guns several times near Pisky, Avdiivka, Novhorodske, and Troitske.

It is reported that no violations of the cease-fire regime by the Russian-terrorist troops have been recorded after midnight.
 
 
 
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