Volunteers said about heavy fighting near Mariupol

Волонтеры заявили о тяжелых боях под Мариуполем

Under Mariupol aggravation

The fighting in Mariupol direction the serviceman was lost, eight are wounded.

Volunteers have reported serious deterioration under Mariupol.

The volunteer centre People’s Project said that the separatists fired on the positions of Ukrainian military with all that is. In turn APU fire back.

“According to preliminary data, completely destroyed the enemy strongpoint with the terrorists. The enemy reinforces the shelling and were moved to the fire to have been their own positions. To go to fight enemy tanks” – said in the message.

The volunteers come Back alive to report that the fighting in Mariupol direction does not stop the separatists fired from heavy mortars and cannon artillery.

“There is evidence that about 12:00, the terrorists applied jet systems of volley fire “Grad”, – told the volunteers, adding that, according to unconfirmed information, there are wounded among the soldiers of the ATO.

“Under Mariupol in the morning a strong fight. Wellcome to 2014. Want to make a mistake, but everything seems very serious. From our side there are wounded”, – wrote on his page on Facebook volunteer Serge Marco.

In turn, the ATO headquarters said that the Water is under attacks of Hail.

It is noted that the positions of Ukrainian troops near the village of Vodiane, near Mariupol, was fired at using Grad, 152-mm and 122-mm artillery, 120 mm and 82 mm mortars.

“According to preliminary information, in the fighting in Mariupol direction the soldier was killed, another 8 Ukrainian defenders was injured,” – said the press center of staff ATO.

Note that yesterday it was reported that most of the attacks in the Donbas fell on Mariupol direction.

Also today, the defense Ministry announced the total loss since the beginning of ATO.