Three Ukrainian servicemen killed in ATO zone on Sunday 12/18/2017 11:01:24. Total views 939. Views today — 1.

Three Ukrainian servicemen were killed as a result of shelling in the area of ATO in the east of Ukraine on Sunday, - press center of the ATO headquarters reports.

In total, the militants fired the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine 14 times during the past day. "In half of the cases, Ukrainian servicemen suppressed the fire activity of the occupants. Unfortunately, three Ukrainian servicemen were killed as a result of enemy attacks", - the report said.

Svitlodarsk arc remained the epicenter of tension in the Luhansk direction. In the evening, illegal armed formations fired here on the positions of ATO forces around Luhanske from heavy 152-mm artillery, mortars, grenade launchers and machine guns. The enemy shelled the defenders Zaitseve and Travneve from 120-mm mortars in the same area.

Pryazovia was the hottest in the Donetsk direction. In particular, the militants used 120-mm mortars near Lebedynske and Pavlopil. In the second half of the day, the militants also disrupted an armistice from the IFV arms near Hnutove. In other areas, it was troubled near Kamianka, where illegal armed formations used the full range of infantry weapons.