Russia-backed militants continued to shell the positions of Ukrainian forces during the day mostly with the weapons banned by Minsk agreements. This was reported by the press center of ATO HQ on Facebook.
In Mariupol direction, militants used mortars of different calibers to attack positions of Ukrainian forces in Vodyane, Novotroitske, Shyrokyne, Talakivka and Pavlopil. APCs were also used to attack Shyrokyne and Berezove. Shyrokyne was repeatedly attacked by a tank.
In Luhansk direction, Krymske and Zhovte were attacked by militants from mortars, RPGs and firearms.
In Donetsk direction, illegal armed forces shelled Luhanske from 120 mm mortars. Avdiivka was attacked from rocket launchers and heavy machine guns.
26 attacks occurred in general, in the period from midnight to 6 p.m.