25 of 35 attacks during the last 24 hours were sighting shots, reported ATO press center representative Sergiy Zhmurko.
Militants continue to violate the Minsk agreements conditions and the ceasefire regime; traditionally they are stepping up attacks at dusk. Last night terrorists fired ATO forces positions in Zaytsevo , Novgorodske and Luganske area using machine guns, grenade launchers of various systems, and small arms.
Earlier we reported about ATO arsenal that was planned to be sold to radical organizations
“Our strongholds near Zaytsevo were shelled with mortars of 82 and 120 caliber", - Sergiy Zhmurko said.
At the same time Russian mercenaries fired at Mariupol direction near Mariynka and Novotroitsk using heavy machine guns.
"In certain areas Ukrainian military returned fire with small arms, and around midnight, militants have reduced their activity. Also during the last day we registered 25 precision attacks of terrorists and 10 provocative", - said Zhmurko.