Militants firing from tanks, artillery and infantry fighting vehicles

During the day there were 89 attacks on militants in almost all areas of the front line: three soldiers APU injured, three more were injured. This morning, February 8, in Facebook said the headquarters of ATO.

In the Donetsk direction of the forbidden 152 and 122 mm artillery the Russian occupation troops shelled Lugansk. Mortars of various calibers, grenade launchers and small arms — Avdeevka, Experienced, Trinity, Heater, Sand, South, Lugansk, Newelska, zaytsevo, the Heater of the Item, Novgorod. In the area of Avdeevka of our positions, the tank fired. In Lugansk and Verkhnetoretsky – BMP.

On the Mariupol direction from artillery and mortars, the enemy shelling Talakovka, Marinka, Chermalyk and Hnutove. Mortars aggressors fired on Novotroitsk and rocket-propelled grenades and small arms on Water, Pavlopol, Lebedinsky, Shirokino and Birch.

On Lugansk the direction the occupants fired at our positions in the Crimean district of the 122-millimeter artillery. Mortars – the Trinity, the Crimean, Popasnaya, Novozvanovka and rocket-propelled grenades, heavy machine guns and small arms – Novoaleksandrovka.

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 of electricians for a long time could not enter the area of damage to power lines. The lights in Avdeevka returned only on February 5.

On January 31 the Russian occupation forces continued unsuccessful attack using artillery and mortars.

February 1 ATO forces repulsed several attacks of militants.

2-4 February did not stop massive shelling and attacks invaders.

It was reported that illegal armed formation «Somalia» lost in the area of Avdeevka, about 40% of the personnel.

In addition, under Avdeevka eliminated the terrorist named Consul.


24 Dec 2016 occupiers tore another agreement about the mode of silence in the Donbass. Before this several days of fierce fighting on the arc Svetlodarsk. Also forces ATO entered in Novoluganskoe, and installed a roadblock.

Dec 28, ATO forces repelled the attack of the hybrid Russian-occupation armed groups near the Cool Beam.

On 30 December the Ukrainian military repelled two attacks of the enemy near Popasnaya.

January 9, 2017 Ukraine’s Armed forces repelled an attack by saboteurs near Taramchuk.

Militants firing from tanks, artillery and infantry fighting vehicles 08.02.2017

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