Украина 2016-07-19T19:07:17+03:00
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ATO Forces Destroy 225 Terrorists, Three Tanks, Two Grads, One Smerch

Defence action continues for retaining population centres Novosvitlivka, Khriaschuvate; they are mopping up Rodakove, Illiriya and Malomykolayivka.

As of August 27, 07:00, the anti-terror operation (ATO) forces have destroyed 225 terrorists, their three tanks, two Grad multiple rocket launchers and one Smerch multiple artillery rocket system, the ATO press centre wrote on Facebook.

"The enemy's losses are: three tanks, one armoured combat vehicle, two BM-21 Grads, four mortar launchers, one truck and one 9A52 Smerch system. Also have destroyed 225 terrorists. All this was destroyed by artillery fire attack on a swarm of illegal armed bands not far from the population centres Horlivka and Ilovaisk. One mortar detachment with a mortar launcher was destroyed by artillery fire in response to the assault on our positions near the population centre Krasnyi Yar," the statement said.

Defence action continues for retaining population centres Novosvitlivka, Khriaschuvate; they are mopping up Rodakove, Illiriya and Malomykolayivka.

Combat operation goes on to maintain control over Ilovaisk, approach ways and high points around it.

The shelling from the side of the Russian Federation has resumed.

In particular, a strike was delivered at the Ukrainian infantry soldiers' positions near the population centre Makarove.

Apart from this positions ATO forces' roadblocks near population centres Novosvitlivka and Verhunskyi Rozyizd were attacked by fire.

The Donetsk airfield was twice shelled from Grad.

For 24 hours the Russian party continued redeployment of military hardware to the areas bordering on Ukraine, first of all to Rostov Region.

At the same time, they observe lessening of military presence of the Russian Armed Forces' units in the border districts of Belgorod Region, Kursk Region, Voronezh Region and Briansk Region.

They have received data on movement of a motor convoy of up to 100 machines (tanks, armoured personnel carriers, Grad multiple rocket launchers, infantry combat vehicles, multiple artillery rocket systems) on the Starobesheve - Telmanove road in the direction of Telmanove.

According to information received, the Russian Armed Forces have deployed a battalion task force command staff off the population centre Peremoha.

Five armoured personnel carriers and one KAMAZ truck carrying troops have entered Amvrosiyivka.

A convoy of six Grads, eight tilt-covered KAMAZ trucks and two Ural trucks carrying troops proceeded from Russia's territory through the population centre Dibrovka towards Dmytrivka.

As Ukrainian News earlier reported, on Tuesday the ATO forces changed over to the offensive on the terrorists' positions near Khriaschuvate, Luhansk Region.

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