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ATO HQ report: Russian mercenaries made 40 attacks on Ukrainian positions in Donbas

Russian mercenaries reduced the number of attacks during the day of June 12, after dark untill midnight they intensified fire on positions of the forces of the Anti Terrorist Operation in eastern Ukraine
ATO HQ report: Russian mercenaries made 40 attacks on Ukrainian positions in Donbas

Russian occupying forces made 40 attacks on Ukrainian troops, of them 27 – in the Donetsk sector of the ATO area, 12 – in the Mariupol sector and 1 – in the Luhansk sector, according to the report of the ATO HQ spokesman Major Serhiy Zhmurko as of 06:00 on June 13, Joinfo.ua reported.

In the Donetsk sector, late at night, militants fired mortars on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine near Avdiyivka town, the villages of Lenine and Novhorodske. They also conducted shelling with use of infantry combat vehicles and anti-aircraft installations ZU-23-2 on Ukrainian strongholds near the villages of Troitske, Novhorodske and Luhanske.

In the Mariupol sector of the ATO area, Russian occupants fired on Ukrainian units with small arms, machine guns and large-caliber grenade launchers near towns of Krasnohorivka, Mar’inka and the villages of Vodiane and Talakivka.

In the Luhansk sector it was relatively quiet. Occupants only once fired grenade launcher near the village Novozvanivka.