Ukrainian forces attempt to break through DPR positions overnight


August 16 , 2017 – Fort Russ News – 

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DNR News  – translated by Inessa Sinchougova

Ukrainian militants began firing the territory of the People’s Republic of Donetsk in order to break through the positions of the militia, affecting five settlements of the Republic.

“Since 21:00, a brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine have begun systematic and targeted shelling of settlements Leninskoye, Kominternovo, Zaichenko, Sakhanka and Octyabr with the use of 120mm mortars and weapons of the BMP,” the commanders noted.

Information about the injured and the destruction is being clarified.

A reminder that a ceasefire is supposedly in place. 

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