Over the past day militants fired 59 times forces ATO – press center

За минувшие сутки боевики 59 раз обстреляли силы АТО, - пресс-центр

Over the past day militants 59 times fired position forces ATO. Most attacks of 26 was recorded on Donetsk direction.

This was reported by the press center ATO page in Facebook.

In Avdiivka, Pisky, Mayorsk MHP and the enemy was shelled with mortars, including weapons of 120mm caliber, prohibited by the accords. Also, the shelling was conducted from grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms. In Svitlodarsk the enemy used mortars and rocket-propelled grenades, 82 mm caliber and Verhnetoretskom and Lugansk – mounted and anti-tank grenade launchers. In the second half of the day, the greatest density of fire was recorded in Zaitseve, where the occupants were made more than a hundred min 120 mm caliber. Also, in Zaitseve and Mayorsk the enemy has deployed infantry fighting vehicles. The enemy is twice used and artillery: more than three dozen projectiles caliber 122 mm was produced in the Sands and Lugansk.

On the Mariupol direction the occupiers were violating ceasefire 24 times. For the defenders of Shirokino, Krasnogorovka and Talakovki were heavy fire from mortars 120-mm caliber, used grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. The fortifications in Novohryhorivka opened fire with heavy machine guns, in the Water and Taramchuk mortars 82-mm caliber, and Said fixed provocations with the use of small arms. In Mar’yanka and Talakovka occupiers involved BMP. Also, about Marinka worked sniper. Close to midnight, the enemy began heavy artillery to shell positions in Shirokino. There were produced more than four dozen shells caliber 122 mm.

In Lugansk region militants covered with mortar, grenade and machine-gun fire strong points in Novooleksandrivka, Novozvanivka, and the Village Lugansk. In the Village Lugansk, besides, involved infantry fighting vehicles. Near Popasnaya and Stanytsia Luhanska also “worked” infantry fighting vehicle. Near Popasnaya and Stanytsia Luhanska worked snipers of the enemy.

From 11 am to half past four p.m. yesterday, August 27, at the demarcation line there was a relative lull.

Twice a day means of electronic intelligence had found an enemy unmanned aerial vehicles.

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Recall that in “DNR” said they would not do the “first steps” on the troops in the Donbas.