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Ukrainian servicemen repelled night attack at Shyrokino

March 5, 2015

Donetsk direction remains to be the tensest in the conflict zone

Ukrainian servicemen repelled night attack at Shyrokino

Press service of anti-terrorist operation reports this in its Facebook.

In course of the last day terrorist fighters continued shelling positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces. Positions of Ukrainian troops and civilian settlements were shelled 40 times.

According to press service of ATO, Donetsk direction remains to be the tensest in the East. Settlements of Avdiivka, Opytne and Pisky suffered shelling with various types of weapon.

In Mariupol direction the village of Shyrokine was shelled with mortars and infantry fighting vehicles. At about midnight Ukrainian servicemen repelled attack at the village.

The General Staff informs about shelling of village of Kodyma using multiple rocket launcher systems ‘Grad’. They underline that there are no positions of Ukrainian troops in the given village.

In Luhansk direction 2 settlements suffered shelling.

In general, in course of the previous day the enemy used artillery, mortars and grenade launchers 17 times, small arms were used 23 times. Terrorists also fired with anti-aircraft systems twice.

According to official source, one servicemen was killed in course of the last day, one soldier wounded.

Source: unian.ua


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