ATO press center states that Russian-backed militants have launched increasingly sophisticated attacks in Donbas. For the last 24 hours 95 cases of fire were observed.
Cities and towns across eastern Ukraine have faced 120mm mortars attacks as well as 152mm artillery, and multiple rocket launchers “Grad” fire. Most of all, the facilities in Donetsk region (Donetsk and Mariupol directions) are seriously damaged by Russian-backed militants, Talakivka, Starohnativka, Pavlopol, Opytne, Novotroitske, Avdiivka, Shyrokyne, Zaitseve, Vodiane, Kamianka, Pervomaiske, Novobahmutivka, Krasnohorivka.
Attack of the Avdiivka town came as clashes continued between government forces and militants; a woman was wounded. And no one knows whether it was security checkpoint appeared to be targeted or not.
The head of the “Evacuation-200” mission Yaroslav Zhilkin wrote on his Facebook page that Russian-backed militants do not allow volunteers to remove the bodies from the ATO zone. He supposes that it might be connceted with some serious changes in the relation of forces.
In Luhansk region, were clashed took place near Stanytsia Luhanska, two Ukrainian soldiers were injured.