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ATO HQ records up to 50 militant attacks on 23 Nov

Militants used large-calibre mortars in the area of Avdiyivka, Zaytseve and Luhanske.

ATO HQ records up to 50 militant attacks on 23 Nov
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On 24 November, the Russian occupying forces launched 48 fire attacks on the antiterrorist operation troops (ATO) in Donbas, the ATO HQ has said.

They fired with mortars and grenade launchers on Mariyinka, Shyrokyne, Hnutove, Vodyane, Krasnohorivka and Talakivka. The areas of Novotroyitske, Maryinka and Pavlopil came under sniper fire, the HQ added.

In the Donetsk sector, the militants fired with 120- and 82-mm mortars, infantry fighting vehicle weapons, grenade launchers and small arms on the positions of the Ukrainian military in the area of Avdiyivka, Zaytseve and Luhanske.

The enemy employed the same kind of weapons in the direction of Novozvanivka, Novooleksandrivka, Krymske and Troyitske in Luhansk Region. A sniper was active in the area of Novooleksandrivka.

On 22 November, the militants launched 25 fire attacks against the positions of ATO troops. One Ukrainian soldier was killed and three were wounded in a shelling attack.