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 Militants went on shelling Ukrainian forces’ positions and tried to storm them thrice today - ATO press center

Thursday has not brought peace to the Donetsk region. The illegal armed groups shelled the ATO forces’ positions for 69 times.

Censor.NET reports citing the ATO press center official statement.

The summary reads: "The terrorists conducted artillery attacks 12 times, used mortars 26 times, committed 14 strikes from multiple rocket launchers and fired at from tanks five times.

"Fierce engagements did not cease at the Debaltseve direction. Most of the enemy attacks impacted Debaltseve, Chornukhyne, and Kamianka villages. The militants have stormed Ukrainian troops' positions near these villages three times.

"The villages of Vodiane, Avdiivka and Pisky have suffered most from the terrorists' assaults at the Donetsk direction.

"The militants intensified hostilities at the Mariupol direction today as well. The enemy shelled Pervomaiske village from Grads in the morning. Mykolaivka and Chermalyk villages also came under artillery attack.

"The Ukrainian military successfully held their positions today without surrendering a single inch of their native land to the enemy," the statement reads.

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Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n324441