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ATO latest news: militants used small arms and rocket launchers to attack Ukrainian positions near Donetsk. One Ukrainian soldier wounded

ATO latest news: yesterday the Ukrainian Armed Forces recorded one provocation of the militants near Donetsk. As a result, one Ukrainian soldier wounded
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Yesterday in ATO area the members of illegal armed groups have used small arms and grenades and wounded one Ukrainian soldier. “Also at night of October 24, the militants used small arms, rocket launchers and anti-aircraft installations against the ATO forces near the village of Pisky, Joinfo.ua reports with the reference to the Ukrainian media crisis center.

During the last day, according to the State Border Service of Ukraine, no flights of drones were recorded. Ukrainian side of the Joint Centre for Coordination and Control notes tension on the contact line on the last few days. Thus, Ukraine fully respected the truce and informed the OSCE observers on each case of violation of the ceasefire, “- said the spokesman of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine on ATO issues Colonel Oleksandr Motuzyanyk during a briefing in the Ukrainian media crisis center.

According to Colonel Motuzyanyk, the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has found two caches of anti-tank grenade launchers. “Two hand anti-tank grenade launchers, seven hand grenades, grenades for under-barrel grenade launcher and cartridges of various calibers were seized from a cache in Mariupol. SBU also found four anti-tank grenades and TNT blocks hidden in the forest near Mar’yinka,”- detailed Motuzyanyk.

At the international automobile checkpoint Hoptivka in Kharkiv region, police detained a passenger bus, which, as it turned out, was heading to Kyiv from temporarily occupied Lugansk. “At first bus crossed the Ukrainian-Russian border, which is not controlled by Ukrainian border guards and then drove from Russia in the opposite direction to Kharkiv region as the shuttle bus from Belgorod. The organizers of the channel and the driver are detained for the investigative actions, “- said Colonel Oleksandr Motuzyanyk.