Situation in the ATO zone overnight: Donbas militants peppered Ukrainian army with about 400 shells
Crime15:54 Oct. 13, 2016

Donbas militants peppered Ukrainian army with about 400 shells

Past 24 hours have also seen 36 ceasefire breaks in the ATO zone

7 Ukrainian soldiers were wounded and another 2 received head injuries. One more civilian with shell fragment wounds was hospitalized from the frontline city of Maryinka. These are the past 24 hours in Ukraine's ATO zone.

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Combat actions have been taking place along the whole of the frontline. Most active area for militant shelling was the Mariupol sector. Ukrainian Army positions were attacked 36 times with banned mortars, armored fighting vehicles, cannons and artillery there.

Ukraine's ATO HQ reports around 400 shells fired into the Ukrainian Armed Forces overnight.

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Today, the parties to the latest framework Minsk deal, will have another try in disengaging their troops from Stanytsia Luhanska. The previous dialogue failed due to ceasefire violations, which is a precondition for the withdrawal of forces.

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