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 Militants stepped up provocations near Mariupol. Shyrokyne shelled with mortars, - ATO press center

The situation in the area of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) has deteriorated. After midnight, the enemy opened fire on Ukrainian army positions along the demarcation line 25 times.

Censor.NET reports quoting the ATO press center.

"The most intensive attacks were recorded at the Mariupol direction. There, militants delivered fire on ATO forces' strong points near Vodiane, Novotroitske, and Shyrokyne 21 times, using small arms, heavy machine guns, and various types of grenade launchers.

"In the afternoon, terrorists employed 82-mm mortars in the vicinity of Shyrokyne.

"On the outskirts of Avdiivka, Russian mercenaries used small arms, heavy machine guns, various types of grenade launchers, and 82-mm mortars.

"Ukrainian troops' positions in the Svitlodarsk salient came under IFV fire.

"By prior agreement of the warring sides, repair crews continued to restore Krasnohorivka-Marinka gas pipeline, having laid 75 meters of pipes. There is a great hope that residents of neighboring settlements will get gas, should the cease-fire be observed," the evening report reads.

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