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 Russian militants shelled Ukrainian positions with mortars, tank and IFV weapon, committed 84 cases of cease-fire violations, - Staff

Over the past 24-hour period, Russian troops opened fire upon Ukraine's Army positions in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area 84 times.

As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by the ATO Staff's press center in a report posted on Facebook.

"Russian occupation troops persist in unilateral violation of the Minsk agreement with aggressive cynicism, using artillery and mortars," the report says.

In Mariupol direction, Shyrokyne came under 122 mm artillery fire. Mortats of 120 mm and 82 mm caliber were used to shell Vodiane, Hnutove, Novotroitske, and Pavlopil. Grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms fired upon Talakivka, Pavlopol, Vodiane, Novotroitske, Shyrokyne and Hnutove. The militants' IFVs operated upon Shyrokyne, Vodiane and Lebedynske. A sniper was active in Talakivka area.

In Donetsk direction, a tank was firing occasionally upon Avdiivka.

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In Donetsk direction, 120 mm and 82 mm mortars were firing upon Troitske, Novoluhanske, Luhanske, Verkhniotoretske, Opytne, Avdiivka, Butivka mine, and Vodiane. Grenade launchers and small arms impacted Pisky, Zaitseve, Luhanske, Kamianka, and Troitske.

In Luhansk direction, Novooleksandrivka, Stanytsia Luhanska and Valuiske came under grenade launchers and large caliber machine guns fire. An enemy sniper was operating upon Lobacheve.

"A total of 84 cases of fire were recorded," the report reads.

On Feb. 26, Russian militants opened fire upon Ukraine's Army positions 62 times.



 
 
 
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