Over the last 24 hours, emplacements of Ukrainian troops near Avdiivka took fire nine times. Near other inhabited areas of Donetsk region – Opytne, Vodyane and Butivka coal mine – Russia-backed militants opened fire from small arms and large caliber machineguns, ATO Press Centre reported.
Mines from enemy mortars hit Ukrainian positions near Luhanske and Nevelske, Donetsk region. Mercenaries used small arms and grenade launchers to attack Tryokhizbenka and Stanytsia Luhanska (Luhansk region). Government troops opened return fire three times over the day.