Russia-backed fighters used small arms and grenade launchers to fire at Pisky and Opytne near Donetsk. Positions of Ukrainian troops near Maryinka, also in the vicinities of Donetsk, were 16 times shelled from 82 and 120 mm mortars. Mortar attacks were also reported near Troitske, Mayorsk and Krasnohorivka.
Heavy machineguns and small arms were used in attacks on Zaitsevo, Novhorodske, Myronivske and Starohnativka. In some cases, Ukrainian troops were forced to open return fire.
In general, 61 attacks were reported since Sunday morning, ATO Press Centre reports at Facebook.
Previously, the enemy used mortars banned by Minsk deal while firing at Ukrainian emplacements near Krasnohorivka.