In the direction of Donetsk over the past day militants fired more than 80 min on forces ATO, – Lysenko

На донецком направлении за минувшие сутки боевики выпустили более 80 мин по силам АТО, - Лысенко

In the direction of Donetsk over the past day militants fired more than 80 min on forces ATO. This was at the briefing said the speaker of the presidential Administration (AP) on ATO Andrei Lysenko, the press service of the Information and analytical center of the NSDC.

“In the second half of the day took place on 7 powerful enemy attacks. During each of them the occupants used mortars. Ukrainian positions were fired more than 80 mortar shells. Quiet was only on the arc Svetlodarsk, but on other fronts (Zaitsev and a suburb of Donetsk) the enemy was heavy fire,” said he.

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He recalled that near the village of Novobakhmutivka yasinovatskiy district, Donetsk region on the banner hit a civilian, the victim was hospitalized in time.

At the direction of Lugansk yesterday was quiet.

At the same time, on the Mariupol direction fighters actively used mortars across the line of contact and snipers (especially in Marinka).

“The situation is very hectic, some strong points were shelled 6 times a day. The forces of ATO forced to open fire. The main “hot spots” were yesterday Marinka and Krasnogorovka. In just the past day in the direction of Mariupol, there was a 33 enemy attacks”, he said.

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