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  2010

 Ukrainian positions came under terrorist fire 47 timesyesterday, Krymske shelled with Grads, - ATO press center

Mariupol direction alone saw 26 cases of cease-fire violations by pro-Russian militants.

Censor.NET reports citing the press center of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO).

"Over the past 24-hour period, Russian occupation troops opened fire 47 times upon positions of the Ukrainian defenders.

"In Mariupol direction, 26 cases of cease-fire violations occurred. In Pavlopil, the militants employed grenade launchers against ATO forces, in Marinka - IFVs, armored vehicles, and small arms. Defenses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine came under mortar fire near Shyrokyne, Taramchuk, Hnutove, Talakivka, and Krasnohorivka. These areas saw 82 mm and 120 mm mortar fire, as well as grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms fire.

Read more: 25 attacks registered over day, Shyrokyne, Talakivka mortared, - ATO Staff press center

"In Donetsk direction, eight cases of fire upon Ukrainian positions were recorded. Defenders of Novhorodske came under machine gun and grenade launcher fire. In Troitske, occupants breached the truce with IFV weapons and small arms. In Avdiivka, 82 mm and 120 mm mortars were operating.

"In Luhansk direction, 13 provocations against ATO forces were recorded. Russian occupation troops employed grenade launchers, machine guns, and small arms in direction of Novooleksandrivka and Novozvanivka, and IFVs, grenade launchers, and 82 mm mortars in Stanytsia Luhanska. Ukrainian fighters' positions in Orikhove came under 122 mm cannon artillery fire, in Krymske - under 82 mm and 120 mm mortar fire, 122 mm and 152 mm cannon artillery fire, and BM-21 Grad shelling," the report reads.

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