During the night three militants were aimed fire on positions of the APU in Mariupol direction, – the press officer

За ночь боевики трижды вели прицельный огонь по позициям ВСУ на мариупольском направлении, - пресс-офицер

During the night three militants were aimed fire on positions of Armed forces of Ukraine (APU) on the Mariupol direction. This broadcast channel “112 Ukraine” reported the press officer of sector “Mariupol” in the area of ATO Ivan Chmil.

“For this night as of 07:00 there were three cases of violation of the mode of complete ceasefire. In particular, small arms and machine guns were fired at positions near Pavlopol and Shirokino. From grenades of various systems were fired at Ukrainian troops ‘ positions near Marinka. It is noteworthy that in three cases it was not provocative, and aimed fire on positions”, – he said.

At the same time the speaker of the press center of staff ATO Leonid Matiukhin added that the only night there were six firing positions APU. “During the night, there were six attacks. From 00:00 on the Mariupol direction from grenade launchers and small arms fired at Marinka, Pavlopil and Shyrokyne. On Donetsk from 82-mm mortars – Novgorod and Avdeevka. Rocket-propelled grenades and heavy machine guns, Luhansk. Today opened fire in response, but only from small arms to save the lives of our military,” he said.

As reported, over the past day militants 37 times violated the ceasefire.

The attacks occur despite the fact that December 21, participants of the Trilateral contact group on settling the situation in Donbas confirmed their intention to cease fire from 00:00 on 24 December.

За ночь боевики трижды вели прицельный огонь по позициям ВСУ на мариупольском направлении, - пресс-офицер
За ночь боевики трижды вели прицельный огонь по позициям ВСУ на мариупольском направлении, - пресс-офицер

За ночь боевики трижды вели прицельный огонь по позициям ВСУ на мариупольском направлении, - пресс-офицер

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