Over the day, January 8, 48 attacks of pro-Russian militants reported in ATO area, according to ATO HQ. As a result of attacks thee Ukrainian servicemen were injured.
In Mariupol direction gunmen used 122-mm artillery to attack Shirokine, from mortars they shelled Hnutove, Troitske, Vodiane and Shirokine. Mariinka and Shirokine also were shelled from IFV, Pavlopil, Hnutove and Shirokine - from rocket-propelled grenades and small arms. Militants even used tank to attack Talakivka.
In Luhansk direction, from 82 mm mortars militants shelled Troitske, from large-caliber machine guns - Novozvanovka settlement. In Donetsk direction they used 82-mm mortar shells to fire on Avdiivka and Luhanske, and rocket-propelled grenades, small arms - in Zaytsevo and Avdiivka", reported the headquarters.