For the past day in the ATO area militants attacked the positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces for 43 times, Joinfo.ua reports with the reference to ATO press service.
From 18 pm yesterday, the militants continued provocative shelling at Ukrainian positions on Donetsk, Mariupol and Artemivsk directions.
On Donetsk direction the mercenaries fired from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms at the positions of ATO forces near Novgorodske, Mar’inka, Krasnogorivka, Pisky, Avdiyivka and Opytne; on Artemivsk direction – near Zaitseve, Luhanske, Popasna, Mayorsk and Lozova.
Also, on Mariupol and Lugansk directions the militants opened fire from small arms at the residential areas in Shyrokyne and Luganske.
In total, the militants made 30 attacks during the night.
On November 15, the militants continued armed provocations. On Donetsk direction they shelled at Ukrainian positions with grenade launchers and small arms. Most of shellings hit Pisky, at which they fired for 10 times, including once from 82-millimeter mortars. Also, they fired at Opytne and Krasnohorivka. On Mariupol direction they fired grenade launchers at Ukrainian strong hold near Granitne. In total, during the day the militants attacked Ukrainian positions for 13 times.