Militants carry out record number of attacks in past day

13.08.2015 р., 10:45

The press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) wrote on Facebook on Thursday. "Yesterday the militants fired artillery systems 20 times, mortars 32 times, Grad multiple rocket launchers 15 times, and grenade launchers and small arms 100 times along the line of contact," the report reads. "The tensest situation was in the area of Donetsk. From 20:47 to almost 22:00 Kyiv time, the militants were firing Grad multiple rocket launchers, having attacked on ATO forces not far from the village of Pisky [near the destroyed Donetsk airport] four times," the report says. At around midnight, the militants were firing mortars, 152mm artillery systems, grenade launchers and infantry combat vehicles on ATO forces near the village of Kirove in the Artemivsk sector.

Militants carry out record number of attacks in past day