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 Russian terrorists committed 42 attacks on Ukrainian troops yesterday, used mortars, snipers, - Staff

The Russian terrorist forces fired upon the Ukrainian soldiers’ positions in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area 42 times over the past 24-hour period.

Censor.NET reports citing the latest update by the ATO Staff press center as of Dec. 12.

According to the Staff, the invaders shelled Krasnohorivka, Talakivka and Shyrokyne in Mariupol direction with 120 and 82 mm mortars. Marinka repeatedly came under strikes from grenade launchers. The enemy snipers fired at Shyrokyne and Pavlopil.

Read more: Militants use Minsk-banned mortars against Krasnohorivka, Talakivka, Shyrokyne, - ATO Staff

The Russian occupation forces fired upon Krymske, Novooleksandrivka, Novozvanivka, Lopaskyne, Zolote, Troitske and Syze in Luhansk direction with mortars, grenade launchers and small arms. Novozvanivka came under the enemy artillery strike.

Avdiivka in Donetsk direction was fired at with mortars, grenade launchers and large-caliber machine guns. Zaitseve was attacked with grenade launchers and small arms.

"42 assaults were committed totally over the past day," the situation report reads.

Read more: Number of tanks, artillery systems, MLRSes in occupied Donbas exceeds that of Bundeswehr, - Poroshenko

As reported, the Russian occupation forces fired upon the Ukrainian troops' positions 51 times Dec. 11.
 
 
 
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