The militants tried to break through the defense forces ATO near Novotroitsk, – the press center

Боевики попытались прорвать оборону сил АТО в районе Новотроицкого, - пресс-центр

In days fighters 33 times fired at positions of the Ukrainian military. This reports the press center of staff ATO in Facebook.

The situation in the ATO zone remains difficult. Night fighters attempted to break through the defense near Novotroitsk.

“With the support of infantry fighting vehicles, snipers, rocket-propelled grenades fire from the enemy moved to the assault action. Ukrainian soldiers opened fire and destroyed an enemy BMP, after which the attackers retreated,” – said in the message.

In addition, the militants continue intensive shelling of Ukrainian military in the industrial area of the Town. At night terrorists have repeatedly opened fire from grenade launchers, antiaircraft installations and 82-mm mortars. The small arms fire there almost does not subside.

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In Gorlovka-Svetlodarsk arc again under attacks of fighters with small arms and rocket-propelled grenades were strongholds of forces ATO in the Luhansk and zaytsevo areas.

Strongholds of forces ATO nearby falconers in the Luhansk region were fired twice from anti-tank guided complexes. In the same direction militants fired from rocket launchers by Ukrainian forces in the Village of Lugansk.

On the Mariupol direction fighters from grenade launchers fired at Ukrainian positions near Shyrokyne, Granite and Hnutove.

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For the past day recorded flights of 9 enemy reconnaissance UAVs.

After midnight, the terrorists 4 times already used the weapon. In particular, small arms and rocket-propelled grenades, they were beaten in the area of Shirokino, Avdeevka and Zaitsev.

As reported on may 23 fighters of 47 times opened fire on positions of AFU. The shelling killed 7 Ukrainian soldiers, 9 wounded.

Recall that “Norman four” supported the deployment of the police mission of the OSCE in the Donbas. However, the Kremlin said that the armed representatives of the OSCE must be placed on the demarcation line in the Donbas and not on the border of Russia and Ukraine.