Over the day, 5 militants’ attacks on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the ATO area were registered, - reported the press center of the ATO headquarters on Facebook.
"Pro-Russian militants’ formations do not stop armed provocations against the Ukrainian defenders. Today 5 episodes of ceasefire violations were registered. "- said in a statement.
In particular, it is noted that the militants were firing from grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms on the ATO forces’ positions in Donetsk direction in Luganske and Avdiivka areas. In addition, it is emphasized that the Ukrainian troops were also shelled by enemy snipers.
In Mariupol direction illegal armed groups fired from antitank grenade launchers on the Ukrainian strongholds near Shirokine, - noted in ATO HQ.