President: The transfer of antisniping complexes to the ATO contributes to the reduction of the number of enemy bombardments

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This was announced by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during a working visit to the Lviv region on April 20.

President Petro Poroshenko stresses the importance of saving the lives of the military, because, unfortunately, Ukraine loses Ukrainian heroes. The President noted that on April 17, soldier of the 24th separate mechanized brigade, Lviv resident Mykhailo Shozda was killed by a sniper shot.

"That is why it is so important for us to develop cooperation with our partners, to strengthen our army, to provide new equipment. Today, the first antisniping complexes were tranferred. As soon as they learned that these complexes were located in the areas of Avdiivka, Shyrokyne, the intensity of the sniper fire was lowered immediately"