Today, Russia-backed invaders continued to shell Avdiivka with heavy weaponry, using BM-21 Grad multiple rocket launcher system, 152 and 122 mm artillery and tanks. After mass shelling from Grad and artillery, Russia-backed occupation forces tried to attack Ukrainian forces a few times in the morning, but suffering heavy losses, retreated. This was reported by ATO HQ on Facebook.
In Mariupol direction, Krasnohorivka was attacked with a tank, 122 mm artillery, 120 and 82 mm mortars, rocket launchers and small arms. Bohdanivka suffered fire from 122 mm artillery.
Marinka and Chermalyk were shelled with mortars of various calibers. Rocket launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms were used to attack Shyrokyne, Novotroistke, Novomyhailivka and Novohryhorivka.
In Luhansk direction, occupants fired 152 mm artillery at Vrubivka. Katerynivka and Popasna were shelled with mortars, Krymske got under small arms fire.
36 attacks were reported over the past day.
Unfortunately, two Ukrainian soldiers were killed, another 6 got wounded.