The situation in eastern Ukraine remains tense and unstable, reads the message on ATO Press Centre’s Facebook page.
Most of the attacks took place in the vicinities of Donetsk and Mariupol. 11 times Russia-backed militants opened fire from the weaponry banned by Minsk agreements. 82-mm mortars were used during attacks on Leninske, Opytne, Shyrokyne, Mayorsk, Berdyanske and Marynika.
Ukrainian troops were forced to open fire in return to repel enemy attacks near Sahanka, Trudovske and Bezimenne, all in Donetsk region.