Over the past day illegal armed forces 44 times violated the truce. ATO forces 38 times met the enemy, using the full range of infantry weapons
Enemy 44 times violated the ceasefire in the ATO area, using 120 - and 82-mm mortars, antitank grenade launchers and armament of the BMP - staff reported mediaUA, it is stated in the message press center ATO published in Facebook.
"At the end of the last day in the area of ATO the situation remained tense, however, is fully controlled by the Ukrainian army. As the day, and after 18 hours, the enemy continued shelling our positions along the demarcation line in the direction of Donetsk", - stated in the message.
Thus, according to staff, the night fighters several hours to beat from grenade launchers and heavy machine guns on the fortifications of the ATO forces near Avdiivka, Butovka, Novoselivka Druha, the Trinity and Mallorcan. Several times the enemy used small arms on the outskirts of the Sand and the heater.
On the seaside direction "hot spot" remains the outskirts of Marinka: "Here in the evening, the militants again opened fire on the fortifications of the ATO forces, using this time the mortars caliber 82 mm, antitank grenade launchers and small arms. Ukrainian defenders responded symmetrically to the enemy. In addition, at the end of the day the Pro-Russian mercenaries from a 120-millimeter mortars hit on the strong points of the Ukrainian army near Hnutove, and from 82 mm - on the outskirts of Lebedinsky".
However, it is noted that at the Lugansk direction of the shelling was less. However, near Novoaleksandrovka militants used mortars caliber 82 mm and armament of infantry fighting vehicles, and small arms fire of the enemy got positions of ATO forces near the Crimean and Popasnaya.
"In just the past day illegal armed forces 44 times violated the truce. ATO forces 38 times met the enemy, using the full range of infantry weapons," - said in the message.
We will remind, on October 16 Russian mercenaries 36 times opened fire on positions of AFU.