Avdeevka

Avdeevka

 

a city in Iasinovataia Raion, Donetsk Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, 22 km north of Donetsk. It has a railroad station. Population in 1968, 29,100. Avdeevka is the site of a coke and tar plant, an electromechanical plant, a ceramic plant, a prefabricated concrete plant, a construction components plant and others. There is a railroad transport industry in Avdeevka. Two urban-type settlements, Avdeevka 1 and Avdeevka 2, were combined in 1957 to form the city.

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"Avdeevka. The Way to Victory "- a collection of stories about the lives of 26 ordinary people who create the modern history of Ukraine.
The statement added the attacks had targeted Ukrainian soldiers near the villages of Peski, Avdeevka, Opitnoe, Volonvoha, Sokolniki and Mariinki villages.
It said that another victim was a woman, who died when a mortar shell hit a flat where she lived in Avdeevka town.
According to the defenders of Krasnogorovka and Taramchuk, the occupants used purely small arms, and near Avdeevka were automatic grenade launchers.
The Russian-occupying forces carried out shelling of the Joint Forces units in the settlements of Stanitsa Lugansk, Free Lugansk, Zaitsev, Avdeevka, Piski, Marinka, Novomichyivka, Krasnogorivka, Pavlopil, Gnutov and Lebedinskaya.
In the current day, the enemy fired our positions three times - in the districts of Avdeevka, Gnutov and Novotoshkivsky.
The enemy opened a target fire with grenade launchers of various systems, large-caliber machine guns and small arms near Avdeevka and Taramchuk.
The largest number - 4, took place in the district of Avdeevka. From the beginning of the day, the invaders used grenade launchers of various systems, large-caliber machine guns and small arms during the bomb attacks, and in the evening 82 mm caliber mortars.
For the current day, the enemy fired our positions three times in the districts of Avdeevka, Krasnogorovka and Gnutova.
On the main points of our troops near Avdeevka, the enemy carried out a fire impact with 82 mm mortar shells, as well as grenade launchers of various systems and small arms.
Thus, the last day the enemy attacks carried our positions in areas of the Crimean settlements, Novotoshkivske, Southern, Novgorod, Lugansk, Svetlodarsk, Novoluhanske, Avdeevka, Sands, Krasnogorivka, Marinka, Novotroickoe, Chermalyk, Pavlopil, Hnutove, water, and Lebedinskoye Shirokine