The Russian occupation troops continue shelling across the line of contact. Recorded 51 attacks. One of our military wounded, and one injured.
On this day, February 5, reports the press center of staff ATO.
On Donetsk the direction to fire the Heater and Avdeevka they used tanks and infantry fighting vehicles. Artillery of 152 mm caliber fired novoluhans’ke. Of 120 mm and 82 mm mortars – Avdeevka, zaytsevo.
On the Mariupol direction from mortars of various calibers and grenade launchers opened fire on Chermalyk, Shirokino, Krasnogorovka, Pavlopol, Water, Talakovka. In Chermalyk the tank fired and anti-tank systems.
On Lugansk the direction of MLRS BM-21 Grad fired on Novozvanivka. Mortars of various calibers by Boguslavsky, Popasnaya and Novozvanivka. Popasnaya fired at the sniper, and the Yellow fighters fired from small arms.
Around 17.30 invaders began an assault actions of our positions near Avdiivka industrial zone with the use of 152-millimeter guns and mortars 120 caliber. The attack bogged down, and they were forced to retreat.
Yesterday it was reported that during the exacerbation of the confrontation near the Town, the militants fired more than 7,500 ammunition from heavy weapons and 13 times carried out the assault against the position of the armed forces and the population in the area of the settlement.
We will remind, on January 29 it was reported that the Russian occupation of hybrid armed groups have carried out assault operations in the area of Avdeyevka industrial area to seize positions of Ukrainian Armed forces and that both sides suffered serious losses.
As a result of the shelling of Avdeevka remained without power, electricity and heat.
In gorodechnyi a state of emergency.
Rescuers urgently transferred to the plant ancillary equipment, generators and field kitchens. Avdiivka coke (APS), the largest in Europe coke-chemical plant, stopped work after the attacks due to the loss of power, managed to maintain an Autonomous electricity generation at the plant and provide heating of the Avdeevka coke-oven gas.
Thus from-for attacks of teams linemen can not reach the area of damage to power lines.
On January 31 the Russian occupation forces continued unsuccessful attack using artillery and mortars.
February 1 ATO forces repulsed several attacks of militants.
It was reported that illegal armed formation «Somalia» lost in the area of Avdeevka, about 40% of the personnel.
Again, the invaders stormed the plant. In Chermalyk the tank fired ATGM and 05.02.2017