ATO News: Situation Update, east of Ukraine as of morning, January 16, 2016

2017-01-16 08:41:00 | ID: 26564

Monday, January 16. DONBAS — According to the press centre of the ‘anti-terror’ operation (ATO) HQ, the enemy has violated the ceasefire for 60 times over the past 24 hours. One Ukrainian soldier was wounded.

The Russian occupational troops used 122 mm artillery against Hnutove, mortars against Pavlopil, Krasnohorivka and Shyrokyne, grenade launchers, heavy machineguns and small arms against Pavlopil, Hnutove, Shyrokyne, and Krasnohorivka. An enemy’s sniper targeted the Ukrainian positions near Shyrokyne and Marinka.

Militants fired 120 mm and 82 mm mortars on Novozvanivka and Troitske, grenade launchers and small arms on Novozvanivka, anti-tank missile systems on Zolote, Stanytsya Luhanska, and Novooleksandrivka.

Occupants shelled Avdiivka with 152 mm artillery, Novhorodske, Dolomitne with mortars, Zaitseve, Novhorodske, Avdiivka, and Verkhniotoretske with grenade launchers, heavy machineguns and small arms.