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August 18, the joint forces of the Donbas and Dnipro battalions as well as other forces of the anti-terrorist operation stormed the town of Ilovaisk in the Donetsk region for the second time.

The Donbas battalion press service said this on its Facebook page, Censor.NET reports.

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"Grad and Uragan [multiple rocket launcher systems], as well as armored vechicles, were used against Ukrainian servicemen. By well-trained and sophisticated manoeuvres, the groups of the Donbas battalion entered the town from ten different directions and managed to access the town center. Now the blue-and-yellow flag of the Ukrainian state is already flying there,"

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"As of now, local battles are still going on, and the city is not completely controlled by the Ukrainian forces, but it's a matter of time," the press-service of the battalion said. During the storming, there were no losses of the Donbas battalion, but the report says about the dead of the Dnipro battalion.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n298593