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 Militants opened fire upon Ukrainian positions 60 times yesterday, wounded one Ukrainian fighter, - Staff

Over the past 24-hour period in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area, one Ukrainian military received injuries. A total of 60 cases of fire were recorded.

Censor.NET is citing the situation report of the ATO Staff's press center as of Jan. 15, 2017, posted on Facebook.

The Staff said the Russian occupation forces shelled Hnutove in Mariupol direction using 122 mm artillery. Mortars of various calibers were employed by them against Pavlopil, Krasnohorivka, and Shyrokyne. Grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms were employed against Pavlopil, Hnutove, Shyrokyne and Krasnohorivka. A sniper was active in Shyrokyne and Marinka area.

In Luhansk direction, militants used 120 mm and 82 mm mortars upon Novozvanivka and Troitske. Novozvanivka also came under grenade launcher and small arms fire. Russian occupants impacted Zolote, Stanytsia Luhanska and Novooleksandrivka from anti-tank guided missile systems.

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In Donetsk direction, Russian troops employed 152 mm artillery upon Avdiivka. Mortars of various calibers were used against Novhorodske, Dolomitne; grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms - against Zaitseve, Novhorodske, Avdivka and Verkhniotoretske.

"A total of 60 cases of fire were recorded. One Ukrainian soldier was wounded," the message reads.

On Jan. 14, ATO area saw 60 cases of fire by Russian terrorist troops.



 
 
 
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