Ukrainian military forced to fire back because of militants’ attacks, – ATO press officer

Reacting to the militants’ attacks, the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) forces were forced to open fire in Shyrokyne, Marinka, and Novotroitske.

ATO spokesman Andrii Zadubinnyi announced, Censor.NET reports citing 112 Ukraina.

He stressed that the Ukrainian military fire back only if there is a threat to civilians or personnel of the military units.

According to him, the situation remains tense: the militants are shelling the Army's positions with mortars along the entire front line.

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Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n371855