Over the past day in the area ATO militants fired 56 times at the line of contact. As a result of 5 Ukrainian servicemen were killed, 9 wounded, 4 injured. This morning, January 30, reports the press center of staff ATO page in Facebook.
The media learned the details of fighting in Avdeevka
On the Mariupol direction from jet systems of the BM volley fire-21 Hail militants fired 20 shells in the direction of the Ukrainian positions in the area of Talakivka.
«Applying the reactive system of Grad «P», 122 mm artillery, mortars of various calibers, grenade launchers and small arms, the invaders fired on Water. 122 mm artillery shelled Lebedinskoye», — stated in the message.
Also, mortars of various calibers terrorists beat on Krasnogorovka. From grenade launchers and small arms, they opened fire on Gnutovo, Pavlopol, Shirokino, Krasnogorovka, Talakovka. At Shirokino also fire were armored personnel carriers and infantry fighting vehicles of the militants.
On the Donetsk direction in the area of Avdeevka gunmen tried to storm Ukrainian positions and suffered losses, were forced to retreat. During the day, separatists continued the shelling of mortars of various calibers at Verkhnetoretsky, Avdeevka, Experienced, Luhansk, Zaitsev and the heater. Novgorod and Sand hitting tanks.
On Lugansk the direction from mortars of various calibers and grenade launchers, the militants fired at the Novoaleksandrovka, Trinity, Popasnaya, Novozvanovka.
29 January in the area of Avdeyevka industrial zone in the morning, the militants carried assault to capture the position of APU. Four Ukrainian soldiers were killed and five wounded. Also as a result of shelling wounded two civilians. Avdeevka lost power.
Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak said that after the assault the enemy area industrial area Avdeyevka Ukrainian troops went on the offensive and occupied an important position, which is of strategic importance.
«Two enemy groups of 25-30 people each, began to assault our positions. At one position this advance was stopped by soldiers of the Armed Forces, and the second — our troops took the offensive and occupied an important position, which is of strategic importance,» — said the Minister.
According to him, the situation in the ATO area is complex, but controlled.
The media learned the details of fighting in Avdeevka
As of Monday morning fighting in the vicinity of the Town continues. This «Ukrainian truth» said the press officer of the brigade, located at the positions of Elena Mokrenchuk.
According to her, the militants used heavy weapons prohibited, including 120 I mm 152 mm caliber.
Mokrenchuk added that the shelling across the line from the WCT to the Yasynuvata interchange.
According to the Facebook user with the pseudonym of Mr Vasin, who is in Donetsk, in the morning from Donetsk heavy artillery covering the position of our fighters.
According to the brigade, the night the intensity of the fighting decreased slightly, but increases again in the morning.
Getting support from other units of the brigade, in Avdeevka soldiers bravely hold on to their positions, including captured enemy strong counterattack. «We are ready for any eventuality on the part of the enemy, and in terms of our prospects,» — said the fighters.
Also, the report summarized the evidence about the events of the resurrection.
29 Jan South of Avdeevka forces APU was repulsed an enemy attempt to break through the defense forces ATO.
At 4.30 a.m. the enemy began a massive shelling with mortars of 120, 82 calibres, cannon artillery and small arms near Avdeevka. Residents of the southern part of the city had the opportunity for three hours to observe in the night sky and record pictures and videos from the occupied Donetsk in the direction of Avdiivka industrial zone, numerous tracers, lighting mines and more.
After the artillery barrage, at 6: 30 the invaders attempted to storm our position, and suffered losses, were forced to retreat in his rear.
«In pursuit of the enemy, our soldiers seized his position, entrenched there and improving your tactical position. According to our observations and published by the opponent, the fight was 9 invaders killed, one captured, 24-300 (7 of them heavy). Destroyed also the initiator of the attack , the Greek and A. V., «combat» so-called «Vostok» battalion (1st battalion of the 11th regiment of the occupation forces of the Russian Federation) «, — said in the message.
At the same time, in groups of collaborators talking about 10 dead militants.
During the day the enemy was intense and dense fire from mortars and artillery across Avdeevka, Experienced and the heater from the tank — on the Sands; but this did not help him to regain.
At 13:45, after the shelling of our positions with grenade-launchers of various calibers, the militants made another attempt to clear the fighters from positions near Avdeevka, but again were forced to retreat, continuing to fire.
Intending to restore the lost, for the purpose of psychological pressure the enemy at about 16:00 opened fire on residential areas of the city. Recorded two hits from artillery near Avdiivka hospital, a few hits near the Church of St. Mary Magdalene, more than three hits in a nine, which allow military doctors and volunteers, and others.
Artillery shelling of the city and AFU positions continued throughout the evening and night.
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