The militants intensively fire at Ukrainian Army's positions in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area, the head of the ATO Staff press center Serhii Zhmurko told 112 TV Channel, Censor.NET reports.
"The Militants do not try to net Avdiivka, but intensively fire at the ATO forces' positions. Today's morning began with 120mm mortar shelling of one of the Army's stronghold. Tank attack was reported near Avdiivka at 7:30 a.m.
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"Horlivka remains a dangerous area at the front line. The terrorists were the most active in the vicinity of Zaitseve, Maiorsk, Troitske and Novhorodske strongholds. The ATO forces' positions at Zaitseve, Maiorsk, Novhorodske were fired more than once from small arms, grenade launchers, and 82-mm mortars. The Army's positions near Novhorodske were fired from infantry fighting vehicles (IFV), while sniper's attack was reported in the vicinity of Zaitseve," Zhmurko added.
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