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 Russian militants fired upon ATO forces’ positions 17 times yesterday, used tank, 152-mm guns, - Staff

The Russian occupation forces committed 17 attacks on the Ukrainian troops’ positions in all directions of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone over the past 24-hour period.

Censor.NET reports citing the latest update by the ATO Staff press center as of 6 a.m. Nov. 22.

The statement reads: "The invaders shelled Shyrokyne, Hnutove, and Slavne in Mariupol direction with mortars of various calibers, employed grenade launchers and APC weapons against Marinka and Lebedynske. Hnutove came under strike with 152 mm artillery. The militants also shelled Krasnohorivka with a tank.

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"The terrorists fired upon Krymske village in Luhansk direction with mortars and grenade launchers.

"The occupants employed grenade launchers of various systems and small arms against positions in the vicinity of Zaitseve and Avdiivka in Donetsk direction," the situation report reads.

As noted by the ATO Staff press center, the Russian occupation troops committed 17 attacks totally over the past day.

Earlier, the militants fired upon the ATO forces' positions 15 times Nov. 20.
 
 
 
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