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 No casualties among Ukrainian military yesterday, 32 attacks by Russian terrorists over past 24h period, - ATO HQ

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In the evening Tuesday, Sept. 5., the illegal armed gangs continued shelling the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) forces in Donetsk and Prymorsk direction.

This was announced by the ATO HQ press center on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.

The ATO HQ said from 6 p.m. till midnight, pro-Russian separatist gangs opened grenade launcher fire in Lebedynske area three times, in Vodiane area two times. The enemy used armored vehicles weapons and large caliber machine guns against ATO forces positions in Starohnativka. The use of small arms was recorded in Hnutove and Shyrokyne area.

The hottest spot in Donetsk direction was Zaitseve. During the evening and at night, Russian militants attacked ATO forces positions there five times using small arms. ATO forces came under large caliber machine gun fire in Avdiivka and Butivka mine area.

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It was quiet in Luhansk direction.

"Since midnight yesterday, Russian occupation troops attacked Ukraine army positions 32 times. 20 attacks were well aimed. Over the past 24 hour period the enemy did not use mortars or other types of heavy weapons. No casualties are reported among Ukrainian military," the report reads.

On Sept. 4, Russian mercenaries opened fire upon Ukrainian positions 36 times.

 
 
 
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