The speaker of the MOU on ATO, Colonel Alexander Motuzyanik holds a briefing, archive photo
Militants dramatically increased the number and density of attacks with heavy weapons on the coastal borders of the Donetsk region. This was during the briefing, which was broadcast channel “112 Ukraine”, said the speaker of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine on ATO, Colonel Alexander Motuzyanik.
“The enemy has sharply increased the number and density of attacks with heavy weapons on a coastal frontier. Our positions (for the past day – ed.) was released almost 200 minutes, and more than 40 artillery projectiles,” said he.
According to Motuzyanik, the most intense session of the attacks occurred in Mariupol direction yesterday morning – between 8 and 12 hours.
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Matusevich recalled that in just the past day in the direction of Mariupol took place on 26 of enemy attacks, including 16 – of heavy weapons, and 1 fighting.
Recall that in General for the past day the militants of 37 times fired at positions Armed forces of Ukraine in the ATO area.