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 Militants employed Grad at Donetsk direction. 60 attacks recorded over past day, - ATO Staff

Pro-Russian gangs do not stop shelling Ukrainian army positions, disregarding any agreements on de-escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine. Apart from grenade launchers and mortars, invaders used multiple launch rocket systems at night.

As reported by Censor.NET, it is stated in ATO press center's report as at 6 a.m., Feb. 17.

As reported, militants employed Grad rocket systems against Ukrainain army positions in Pervomaiske and Nevelske.

ATO forces' strong points in Pisky, Krasnohorivka, Shyrokyne, Lebedynske, as well as near Chermalyk and Vodiane came under mortar fire.

"Terrorists used grenade launchers and small arms to attack our strongholds in Opytne, Marinka, Luhanske, Novhorodske, Zaitseve, Troitske, and Novoselivka. In addition, Ukrainian army positions in Opytne were hit with an anti-tank guided missile," the report reads.

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As noted, it was tense at the Luhansk direction, where ATO forces' strong points near Krymske and Zolote were struck with mortars.

"In general over the past day, the enemy committed 60 attacks against our positions," the report notes.
 
 
 
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