20 Ukrainian soldiers were killed and around 100 wounded in Shyrokyne over past three months

Exactly three months ago Ukrainian army took control of the village of Shyrokyne in the Mariupol sector.

Censor.NET reports citing 0629 who intervied the press officer of the M sector Dmytro Horbunov.

"Today marks three months from the date of the operation to take control of the strategic height, located in the western part of Shyrokyne village (Mariupol area). 20 ATO soldiers were killed while protecting the height. About 100 people were injured. Most casualties were reported among the Azov battalion soldiers - a total of 18 Azov fighters were killed," the article reads.

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Today one more Azov soldier (born 1968) was wounded during the regular mortar shelling of Ukrainian positions by the terrorists. He has been taken to one of the Mariupol hospitals. His wounds are not severe.

"As of 9 a.m. today, 'DPR' militants fired at ATO forces' positions five times: two times from 82mm mortars and three times from small arms. Shelling was reported in both Shyrokyne and Pyshchevyk villages," Horbunov said.

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Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n335563