For the last day recorded 46 cases of opening fire by militants of the Russian-terrorist forces in East Ukraine: episode 21 on the Donetsk direction of the front, 15 on 10 on Mariupol and Lugansk. This is stated in a morning summary of the press center of staff ATO in Facebook.

In Donetsk direction terrorists from howitzer caliber 152 mm and 122 mm hit the positions of the ATO forces in Avdeevka. Mortars of various calibers, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns of the enemy opened fire on the fortifications of the Ukrainian troops in Novoselivka Druha and Lugansk on the arc Svetlodarsk the fron. From 82-mm mortars fire fighters was conducted on Verkhnetoretsky and Svitlodarsk, near Mayorsk and Luhansk, they used guns infantry fighting vehicles. Also Verhnetoretskom intensified sniper occupants.

In the seaside area of 122 mm artillery and 120-mm mortars hybrid army fired on positions of the APU in Novotroickoe, Krasnogorovka occupants fired from mortars, and later utilizing armored vehicles. The soldiers of the APU in Shirokino, the enemy opened fire from mortars 120-mm and 82-mm caliber, automatic grenade launchers and heavy machine guns, later used BMP. Near the Granite – machine-gun fire, and Marinka – grenade launchers and also machine guns, large caliber sniper weapons.

In Luhansk region positions of ATO forces in the area of Novoaleksandrovka and Trinity, the enemy fired mortars 82 mm calibre, grenade launchers of various systems and heavy machine guns, Popasnaya “worked” grenade invaders, and in Novozvanivka and Novooleksandrivka they opened fire from small arms. Close to midnight, near the settlement Toshkovka opened indirect fire from artillery 122-mm caliber.

Twice a day recorded the attempts of the enemy air reconnaissance.

See also: the Invaders used armored vehicles in Krasnogorovka – headquarters

The militants used artillery in all directions of the front staff 22.08.2016

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