Ukraine Under Attack: Mortars, grenade launchers and machine guns: Ukrainian army reports 20 militant attacks
Politics17:32 Sep. 8, 2016
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Mortars, grenade launchers and machine guns: Ukrainian army reports 20 militant attacks

No military casualties over past 24 hours, two civilians are wounded 

New shelling in the east of Ukraine. After a relatively quiet day, Russian-backed forces renewed their activity.

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In Donetsk region, a residential area in Verhnyotoretske village was shelled. Two locals were injured with mortar splinters. Now both are in an Intensive Care Unit.

According to ATO headquarters, the terrorist forces continued shelling overnight along the entire frontline. They used mortars and grenade launchers. The hottest spots were Avdiyivka and Shyrokyne.

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