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ATO latest news: militants conducted shelling on entire front line. One Ukranian soldier killed, 5 wounded in action

During the past 24 hours, the Russia-backed mercenaries carried out 42 attacks on positions of the Anti Terrorist Operation forces in eastern Ukraine, released 30 mortar shells
ATO latest news: militants conducted shelling on entire front line. One Ukranian soldier killed, 5 wounded in action

In the Luhansk sector, militants conducted 7 attacks, including 1 with mortars. Insurgents violated the truce all along the front line: in Stanytsia Luhanska, Schastia, on the Bahmutska road and in the Popasna district, said Colonel Oleksandr Motuzyanyk, the spokesman of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine for ATO issues, at the briefing in the Analytical-Information Center of the Ukrainian Security Service, Joinfo.ua reports.

In the Donetsk sector militants were shelling in Zaytseve and Avdiyivka. Traditionally, occupiers were active in the afternoon. During the past day they conducted 6 attacks on positions of the Ukrainian army, including 1 with mortars.

Ukrainian soldiers captured a militant in the village of Zaitseve yesterday. The detainee was transferred to the representatives of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU).

In the Mariupol sector, illegal armed groups conducted 29 attacks yesterday. Occupants were using mortars occasionally (they released 30 shells). In particular, fighting in Mar’inka lasted over 10 hours. The ATO forces have repeatedly opened fire in response.

During the past day of hostilities one Ukrainian soldier was killed, 5 were wounded in action.

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