Pro-Russian militants shelled ATO strongpoint with grenade launcher

Fierce fighting continues outside the village of Opytnoe in Mariupol direction.

20 January 2016 13:44

At night, Jan. 20 pro-Russian militants again shelled Ukrainian strong points in order to provoke our soldiers at the retaliation fire.

The situation near the Donetsk airport remains tense. The enemy opened fire at the Ukrainian positions outside the village of Pesky, shelled the ATO strongpoint outside the village of Opytnoe with a grenade launcher and used a mortar near the Butovka mine.

The enemy also shelled the Ukrainian troops in Mariupol direction outside the village of Vodyanoe with a mortar and grenade launcher.

In total, over the past day the pro-Russian terrorists opened fire at the positions of the ATO forces 17 times, reports the ATO press service.

Photo: Internet.