February 11 Essence of Time unit in Donbass situation report

The situation is tense; the Ukrainian artillery continues to shell the suburbs of Donetsk and Gorlovka.

11.02.2017, DPR.

On the northern direction, the Ukrainian army again shelled the northern suburbs of Gorlovka and the village of Zaytsevo with mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers, and small arms.

On the Donetsk direction, Ukrainian military was shelling the suburbs of Yasinovataya, the village of Spartak, as well as the townships of Trudovskiye, Aleksandrovka, and Staromikhailovka. 2 houses were damaged in Staromikhailovka. There is no information on the victims. Trench combat continues in the area of Avdeevka industrial zone.

According to Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia (DPR PM) Command, a serviceman of the Republic was wounded during the past day.

DPR PM intelligence uncovered the location of a battery of 122mm self-propelled artillery vehicles (SAV) and of a battery of 120mm mortars of the Ukrainian army in the area of Vodyanoye. There is information on the location of a battery of 152mm “Giatsint-B” howitzers near Novomikhailovka, of a battery of “Grad” multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) near Vesely Gay, of a battery of 120mm mortars near Berdyanskoye. According to DPR PM intelligence, the Ukrainian army redeployed 203mm “Pion” howitzers to the contact line in the area of Novoselidovka.

According to updated information, during the past day, February 10th, the Ukrainian army shelled the front-line territories 438 times. Ukrainian military, in violation of the Minsk Agreements, fired 8 “Grad” MLRS rockets, 8 152mm and 122mm artillery shells, 11 tank shells, 154 120mm and 82mm mortar rounds. Infantry fighting vehicles, anti-aircraft guns, grenade launchers, and small arms were also used.

Source: “Essence of Time” unit in Donbass

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