In the area of ATO more than 50 attacks, three injured – staff

В зоне АТО более 50 обстрелов, трое раненых – штаб

In the Donbass increased the number of attacks

The enemy is increasingly using mortars of different calibers.

For the last day units of the separatists 53 times fired Ukrainian military in the Donbass, APU 31 times opened fire in response. Three soldiers were injured, the press center of staff ATO.

“At the end of the last day in the area of ATO the situation in the future continued to escalate. The enemy has significantly increased the number of fire provocations and increasingly applied mortars of various calibers,” according to the military.

So, in the direction of Donetsk in the evening the enemy mortars caliber 82-mm, rocket-propelled grenades several times beat on the defenders of the Town. Also under grenade fire was the position of APU Lugansk, Maori, Kamenka. Around 18.00 as a result of the shelling of the Ukrainian strongholds with the use 120-mm mortars and infantry fighting vehicle wounded one Ukrainian soldier. In addition, almost midnight, the IAF has released more than 20 min of caliber of 120 mm on the outskirts of Trinity.

At the direction of Lugansk separatists twice used 82-mm mortars near Novotoshkivske and Novozvanovka. From 120-mm mortar shells were fired at positions of forces of anti-terrorist operation around Crimean and Popasnaya. Also at night under fire from automatic grenade launchers were the defenders of the Trinity, Novozvanovka and Novoaleksandrovka.

On the Mariupol direction around 19.00 the enemy beat of mortar rounds caliber 82mm near Hnutove. A heavy machine gun used by them in the area of Starohnativka.

As reported Корреспондент.netfor day 17 of October, in the Donbass recorded 44 enemy shelling. Then killed two soldiers of the APU, and another four received injuries of varying severity.

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