Pro-Russian mercenaries continue to use the weapons banned by Minsk agreements. On March 8, they landed 37 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the vicinities of Donetsk and five more in Luhansk region. In particular, Opytne, Avdiivka, Luhanske and Zaitsevo were fired at.
Near Luhanske village, an enemy IFV fired at Ukrainian positions.
Near government-held port city of Mariupol, militants attacked Shyrokyne, Starohnativka and Maryinka.
In the evening of March 8, a sabotage and reconnaissance group mercenaries opened fire from small arms near Tryokhizbenka in Luhansk region. The attack was repelled, ATO Press Centre reported.