Since the beginning of the day on July 1 pro-Russian gangs in the area of anti-terrorist operation 15 times opened fire on units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. This is stated in the summary of the press center of ATO headquarters.
The greatest tension is maintained on the Donetsk direction, where 11 enemy attacks reported using banned 122-millimeter artillery. From 82 mm caliber mortars was carried out shooting near Avdiivka and Verhnetoretske. Under fire from heavy machine guns, rocket-propelled grenades and small arms got Ukrainian defenders close to Novgorodske, Mayorske and Zaitseve.
In Mariupol direction the enemy shelled the area of Novotroitsk, Shirokino and Starognatovka. Relatively quiet situation observed in Lugansk direction.