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 27 attacks recorded over day, enemy employed artillery in Luhansk region, - ATO press center

After midnight, terrorists committed 27 attacks against anti-terrorist operation (ATO) forces.

Censor.NET reports referring to the ATO press center.

In the Luhansk region, the day began with a massive artillery strike on Krymske as militants fired more than 50 122-mm rounds. Zolote came under machine gun fire, while grenade launchers and small arms were employed in Novozvanivka.

In the vicinity of Mariupol, most cease-fire violations took place in Krasnohorivka where terrorists hit Ukrainian strong points with 120-mm and 82-mm mortars. Additionally, ATO forces in Taramchuk, Shyrokyne and Lebedynske came under heavy 120-mm mortar attack. Occupants used 82-mm mortars in Vodiane and automatic grenade launchers in Berezove.

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In the afternoon, small arms provocations took place in Shyrokyne and Marinka. An enemy sniper was active in Marinka as well.

In the area of Donetsk, militants repeatedly fire mortars on Ukrainian positions in Avdiivka, Zaitseve and Pisky. The use of RPGs and IFVs was registered outside Luhanske.

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