The situation in the area ATO tends to escalate, reported ATO press center.
The most intense attacks are targeted against Krymske, Luhansk region. The militants led fire on Ukrainian positions from the south-east direction, and used small arms, mortars and infantry fighting vehicles during the skirmishes. The shootings were observed near Shchastia and Popasna.
Area between Luhanske, Leninske, and Horlivka was shelled by the militants. Large-scale attacks on Ukrainian positions intensified strategic railway Kostiantynivka - Yasinuvata.
Novhorodske, Verkhniotoretske, and Avdiivka-Marinka front line are shelled with 120mm mortars, tanks, and artillery receivers.
2 short-term provocations were witnessed near Shyrokyno, near Mariupol, Donetsk region.
12 flights of rival drones were seen in the sky over anti-terroristic area. One more flight of the unmanned aerial vehicle was observed over the territory of Zaporizhia.
Five people are wounded as a result of battling, no one died.