Over the day, 10 attacks in ATO area were carried out by the Russian-backed militants. This was reported in the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.
In Mariupol direction militants violated silence mode eight times, and twice in Donetsk direction.
"The enemy has resorted to armed provocations in Mariinka area, Granitne, Pavlopillya using machine guns, rocket-propelled grenades and small arms. The epicenter of events for today remains Shirokino.
Here strengthening points ATO forces were twice fired from cannon artillery caliber 122 mm. At the direction of Donetsk under fire from infantry combat vehicles, large-caliber machine guns, grenade launchers and small arms got defenders of Novgorodske and Avdiivka ", - noted in the Defense Ministry.
We remind that in ATO area over the past day one Ukrainian soldier was killed and another injured.