Donetsk, January 29. on Sunday Morning, APU power in the Donbass, tried to go on the offensive in the area of human settlements Avdiivka and Adnovate, located on the territory of the DNI. Failing and being thrown back, the Ukrainian military launched a massive artillery and mortar shelling of the Donetsk national Republic, said the Deputy commander of the operational command of the DPR Eduard Basurin.
"Ukrainian crime command have taken another provocation in the area of Avdeyevka industrial zone. The enemy strength of a platoon attacked our positions, with the result that units of the people's Militia of the DPR were forced to open fire in response.
As a result, the attackers were stopped and began to retreat," — said Basurin at a briefing in Donetsk.
As noted by the Deputy commander, during the retreat of enemy forces opened fire from the Ukrainian side. "Most likely, the militants of the terrorist organization "Right sector" [banned in Russia - approx. FAN] were in this case barrage fire on their units to prevent their escape to their original positions," — said Basurin, noting that APU losses amounted to nine men killed and about a dozen wounded.
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Donetsk, January 29.