Militants fired at houses of peaceful residents near Kominternove, provoke clash, - ATO press center

A clash between a subversive and reconnaissance group of the militants and Ukrainian soldiers took place near Kominternove today, Jan. 14.

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

"The enemy's subversive and reconnaissance group has been spotted near the temporarily occupied village of Kominternove located in the so-called "neutral area" not far from Mariupol today at about 10.30 a.m. The saboteurs were going to commit another armed provocation, planning to sacrifice the lives of the residents of Vodiane village located nearby to achieve their goal. The militants provided accurate fire at the houses of the local residents and then attacked the positions of one of the Ukrainian detachments performing tasks in this area. The Ukrainian soldiers immediately gave battle and rescued locals from the irreversible consequences," the report reads.

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It is also reported that according to the Ukrainian intelligence, Kominternove village, which was high-handedly occupied by the invaders despite any agreements, became one of the bases for training subversive and reconnaissance groups of the enemy: "In the near future, the leaders of the militants are going to use these specially trained organized crime groups for further escalation of the conflict, to invite the ATO forces to violate the already uneasy truce, and psych out civilians, who have become hostages of the criminal activity of the Russian-supported thugs."

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n369057