July 10, 2014
Active phase of ATO in the area of the town of Siversk, the fighters are leaving the place
This was informed by the Spokesman of ATO Vladyslav Seleznyov on his Facebook page.
‘ATO forces have carried out a set of measures of blocking and contraction of the control zone area where the terrorists are located. One of the tasks of the ATO forces is to neutralize part of fighter forces at Siversk-Lysychansk line. The mentioned tactics met its objectives successfully’, – the ATO Spokesman informed.
Seleznyov informs that armed forces have carried out a number of measures to create checkpoints that let them encircle the opponent’s forces and limit their possibility to resist. ‘After fighters informed that the ATO forces had completely limited their area of maneuver and attack they had to flee leaving the settlement of Siversk. The active phase of ATO is going on in the area of Siversk’, – the ATO spokesman stressed.
According to the report on one of terrorist web sites the gang groups left Siversk in order to avoid being encircled. In the morning there was a fight near the settlement of Karlivka.