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 Pro-Russian militants opened fire against Ukrainian positions 13 times yesterday, - Staff

Russian occupation forces opened fire upon positions of Ukrainian defenders 13 times yesterday.

As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by anti-terrorist operation (ATO) press center in its report as at 6 a.m. Sept. 21, posted on Facebook.

According to the Staff, five cases of cease-fire violations were recorded at Donetsk direction. Russian occupation forces opened fire from an IFV upon Luhanske and Zaitseve. The latter village also came under fire from a 120 mm mortar. Maiorsk, Luhanske, and Zaitseve were assaulted from grenade launchers, machine guns, and small arms.

At Mariupol direction, eight cases of cease-fire violations were reported.

"Near Marinka, Staronhativka and Pavlopil, militants were conducting harassment fire from grenade launchers, machine guns, and small arms. In addition, they sprayed positions of our troops in Starohnativka area from an IFV."

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It is reported that no drone flights were recorded over the ATO area yesterday.

"It should be noted that Ukrainian Armed Forces unswervingly abide by the Minsk agreements despite provocations," the Staff added.

Earlier, on Sept. 19, pro-Russian militants opened fire upon positions of the Ukrainian Army 22 times, with the Ukrainian forces complying with the Minsk agreements.


 
 
 
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