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ATO forces make terrorists retreat in Artemivsk direction

Eight militants with small arms engaged in a fight with the ATO soldiers at the observation post.
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Ukrainian military gave a rebuff to the terrorists in the Artemovsk direction. It is reported by the ATO press center on Facebook, Tyzhden informs.

According to the report, at about three o’clock in the morning there occured a fighting clash between our troops and terrorists.

“Eight militants  with small arms engaged in a fight with the ATO forces at the observation post. As a result of  professional actions of our soldiers the enemy retreated,” the report reads.

It also reported that at about one o’clock in the morning militants fired the positions of the Ukrainian troops in Vodyane, Opytne, Pisky, and Novoselivka using the Grad launch vehicles. Krasnohorivka and Marinka were under mortar fire of criminals from midnight to 6 p.m.

“Today, near Mariupol, occupiers attacked our strong points in Starohnativtsi twice using 120-millimeter mortars and 122-millimeter artillery. And at about 2 p.m., in the same village, there worked a hostile artillery of 152 mm caliber. Also, in flagrant violation of the Minsk agreement, at about 3:50 p.m. criminals used Grads near the village of Bohdanivka,” the press center reported.