Terrorists committed 20 assaults on Ukrainian troops at night, - ATO HQ

Pro-Russian militants committed 20 attempts to invite Ukrainian soldiers’ retaliation fire on the night of Dec. 16.

Censor.NET informs citing the situation report by the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) press center.

According to the headquarters, the terrorists continued providing indiscriminate fire at the ATO forces' positions in Pisky, Opytne, and Avdiivka near temporarily occupied Donetsk, as well as in Luhanske and Novhorodske villages with small arms, grenade launchers and high-caliber machine guns.

"The bandits from the Russian-terrorist gangs employed 82-mm mortars against positions of the Ukrainian forces in Pisky around midnight," the statement reads.

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It is also noted that the invaders have committed one attack since the beginning of the day in order to invite Ukrainian soldiers' retaliation fire. In particular, they used small arms and hand grenades in the vicinity of Opytne village.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n365316