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ATO trooper wounded in Donbas

HQ record 12 cases of enemy shelling.

ATO trooper wounded in Donbas
Photo: Photo: Max Levin

On Sunday, 23 October one soldier of Ukrainian ATO forces was wounded in Donbas hostilities. Russia-backed separatist groups 12 times violated the regime of silence. Ukrainian military on eight occasions returned fire.

The enemy used mainly infantry weapons.

In the Donetsk sector, the enemy at the end of the day fired grenade launchers, machine guns and small arms at the strongholds of ATO forces in the areas of Avdiyivka and Butivka coalmine. For about an hour they shelled the outskirts of Kamyanka anti-tank grenade launchers and IFV weapons.

In the coastal sector, militants used heavy machine guns in the area of Shyrokyne and Starognativka and grenade launchers – in the area of Vodyane.

In the Luhansk sector, the pro-Russian mercenaries for almost an hour and a half fired the 82-mm mortars, automatic and anti-tank grenade launchers at the positions of the ATO forces in the area of Krymske.

On Saturday, 21 October, Donbas militants 14 times violated the. One Ukrainian military was wounded.