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 Russia-supported separatists opened fire upon Ukrainian positions 69 times yesterday, inflicted no losses to Ukraine troops, - Staff

Over the past 24-hour period, 69 attacks by Russian troops were recorded in the Donbas. The mercenaries continue shelling Ukrainian positions in all directions.

No losses were incurred by the Ukrainian military yesterday, Censor.NET reports citing the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) Staff's press service on Facebook.

In Mariupol direction, the enemy hit Marinka, Chermalyk, and Pavlopil with mortars. The Russian occupation troops fired grenades upon Vodiane and Hnutove. Lebedynske, Pavlopil, Novohryhorivka, Hnutove and Shyrokyne came under grenade launchers, large-caliber mortars, and small arms fire. The enemy fired IFV weapon upon Shyrokyne, Vodiane and Hnutove. A sniper was operating in Novotroitske area.

In Donetsk direction, Zaitseve came under 122 mm artillery fire several times. Verkhniotoretske, Maiorsk, Novhorodske, Avdiivka, and Luhanske were impacted from mortars of various calibers. Grenade launchers and large-caliber machine guns were used to fire at Verkhniotoretske, Pisky, Nevelske, Kamianka, Novoluhanske, Novhorodske, Troitske, Zaitseve. Enemy snipers were operating in Zaitseve and Novhorodske area.

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In Luhansk direction, the occupant troops fired 120 mm mortars upon Novooleksandrivka, Popasna, and Troitske. Small arms were used against Krymske and Stanytsia Luhanska.

"A total of 69 attacks were recorded. No losses among our military are reported," the message reads.

On March 7, militants committed 108 attacks upon the Ukraine's Armed Forces positions.

 
 
 
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