The Ukrainian military used against this attack 72-mm infantry fighting vehicle, which is nicknamed “Snake.”
On the night of March 25 in the village of Marinka took place one of the fiercest fighting recently. Under cover of night fighters much closer to the positions of the APU, to run into the “response” from the Ukrainian soldiers. In the result, were forced to retreat with numerous casualties.
Journalists of Ukrainian TV channels has been at the forefront of AFU near the settlement Marinka, where there are constant fights. On the night of 25 March, there was a fierce confrontation with the use of heavy weapons by the Russian-terrorist forces.
The fighters began to approach the positions of ATO forces under the cover of night, and from several sides. Came so close that even without night-vision goggles to the Ukrainian fighters recorded their silhouettes.
“They thought that, perhaps, we have here a weakening. We showed them their “weakening”. A couple of trucks of wounded, they brought their own, including the 200,” he told the soldier of the 14th OMG APU with the call sign “Koba”.
The Ukrainian military used against this attack 72-mm infantry fighting vehicle, which is nicknamed “Snake.” In battle wounded and the Ukrainian military, but only slightly – two concussion.
We will remind, the hot spot zone anti-terrorist operation has remained the area of Avdeevka. Here fighters so intensively shelled the ATO forces with mortars and sniper weapons that the armed forces were forced to fight back.