No casualties among Ukrainian military yesterday, 36 attacks by Russian mercenaries reported, - ATO HQ

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No casualties among Ukrainian military yesterday, 36 attacks by Russian mercenaries reported, - ATO HQ

This was announced by anti-terrorist operation (ATO) HQ press service on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.

Late evening yesterday, the militants focused their hostile activities in Prymorske direction.

"After 6 p.m., Russian occupants used 82 mm mortars to attack our positions in Hnutove and Talakivka area. In Talakivka, militants employed small arms and grenade launchers and IFV weapons several times in the evening and at night. It was unquiet in Vodiane, which has been an epicenter of fire activity for a couple of days now. In the evening, the militants shelled our strongholds there three times using large-caliber machine guns. Ukrainian strongholds in Lebedynske, Pavlopil, and Starohnativka also came under enemy fire," the report reads.

In Donetsk direction after 6 p.m., the enemy shelled Ukrainian positions in Avdiivka industrial area two times using grenade launchers and large-caliber machine guns. Defenses in Kamianka and Novhorodske came under grenade launcher fire.

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In Luhansk direction, one case of shelling was reported over the past 24h period. At around 9 p.m. the enemy fired seven 82 mm missiles upon defenses in Krymske.

"A total of 36 attacks upon Ukrainian forces by Russian occupation groups were recorded. 16 of them were unaimed. No casualties among Ukrainian military reported," the press service said.

On Sept. 10, Russian troops attacked ATO forces positions 51 times.