In the area Popasnaya militants tried to attack on vantage point APU – ATO headquarters

В районе Попасной боевики попытались напасть на наблюдательный пункт ВСУ, - штаб АТО


Today around 16:00 hours the enemy attacked observation post of Ukrainian troops, the attack was repelled. This reports the press center of staff ATO page in Facebook.

“In the area of Popasnaya has been fighting. About 16 hours the enemy attacked observation post. The attack was repelled, the enemy suffered losses and retreated. Total for the day was held on 25 attacks”, – is spoken in the message.

It is noted that the militants continued to shell the positions of ATO forces in all directions.

Said that on the Mariupol direction fighters of the 120 and 82-millimeter mortars fired at Shirokino and Talakovka. From heavy machine guns and small arms – Maryinka, Shyrokyne, Lebedinsky and Hnutove.

On Lugansk the direction from 82-millimetre mortars, the representatives of the illegal armed groups fired on Novozvanivka. Rocket-propelled grenades, heavy machine guns and small arms – to Pavlopol, Novozvanivka, Kondrashevke New tract Red Gnilusha and Novoaleksandrovka. And in Donetsk direction of small arms in the southern and Experienced.

Related news: the Ministry of defence say the lack of losses in the area of the ATO for the current day

We will remind, for the past day militants 45 times fired at positions of forces ATO.