Today 42 shellings of gun lines of the Armed Forces of Ukraine have been registered
Today, on April 13, despite previous agreements in Minsk, representatives of illegal armed formations continued shelling the Ukrainian Armed Forces. During the day, terrorists took the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine under fire for 42 times.
The enemy used heavy artillery. In particular, firing from artillery systems of 122-mm and 120-mm mortars was recorded in the Primorsky direction.
“In Primorsky direction, the hottest place was in the area of Vodyanoy. Here, the enemy covered the marines with the fire from artillery systems of 122-mm caliber, 120-mm mortars and IFV weapons. The defenders of Shyrokino received fire from 120-mm mortars, IFVs and grenade launchers. Mortars of the 120-mm caliber were used by the enemy against the marines near Gnutovo. Large-caliber machine guns delivered fire against Ukrainian soldiers under Chermalyk. Enemy snipers have intensified in the area of Talakovka and Vodyanoy, ” said the ATO headquarters.
In turn, in the Donetsk direction the separatist militants have traditionally fired in the area of Avdeevka, where 120-mm and 82-mm mortars were used. The gun lines of the AFU were covered with fire from grenade launchers, IFV armament and the anti-tank missile system. Also, shelling was conducted near Nevelskoye and the Butovka mine. In the Lugansk direction, Novoaleksandrovka and Katerynovka were brought under fire from the grenade launchers.
Earlier, the speaker of the ATO Yaroslav Chepurnoy reported that the terrorist fighters were using 120- and 82-mm mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of various systems and large-caliber machine guns against the AFU positions near the village of Vodyanoye.