Speaker of the Mariupol sector Ivan Chmil told 112 TV Channel, Censor.NET reports.
By 7:00 a.m., eight militants' attacks against anti-terrorist operation (ATO) forces have been recorded in the Mariupol sector. Half of the attacks were reported in the vicinity of Pavlopil.
According to Chmil, the militants fired at Ukrainian positions in Shyrokyne and Hnutove from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms last night and early this morning.
The press-officer said that Ukrainian troops were forced to fire back from small arms twice.
It was reported about 60 militants' attacks at Ukrainian soldiers in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area on Jan.14.
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