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ATO latest news: militants exacerbated the situation in Donetsk region

On February 2, the situation in Donetsk region remains tense along the front line, two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded in action
ATO latest news: militants exacerbated the situation in Donetsk region

In Luhansk region of the area of Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) the situation was absolutely quiet again.

In Donetsk sector, the situation remains restless along all the front line. In particular, militants continued to use mortars. On the past day they fired over 250 mines at Ukrainian positions.

As said the spokesman of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine for ATO issues Colonel Andriy Lysenko at the briefing in the Information Center of the National Security Service of Ukraine, in Svitlodarsk district militants conducted several provocations without the use of heavy weapons, Joinfo.ua reports.

The most difficult situation remains in the village of Zaitseve, where the ATO authorities closed the checkpoint in order not to endanger civilians. Today there was a series of enemy attacks with use of 120-mm mortars. Another mortar attack took place in Mayorsk. Instead, in Novgorodske it was quiet yesterday.

Also, the situation is exacerbated in the area of the Donetsk airport. In Pisky and Opytne mercenaries fired day and night from small arms, grenade launchers and mortars. They also carried out a mortar attack in Avdiyivka.

In Mariupol sector, militants continued attacks in Krasnohorivka. In particular, they carried three mortar attacks. Militants conducted several provocations on other areas of the front.

For the past day two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded in action.

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