As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) press center.
"Given that the volume of shelling against ATO forces' strong points near Marinka and adjacent area is increasing, the command of the ATO in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions has decided to temporarily close 'Marinka' checkpoint starting from Feb. 17, 2016 until the situation in the area gets stable," the message reads.
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