Over the previous day, pro-Russiam gunmen attacked ATO positions 55 times, 25 of which were conducted in Donetsk direction, 19 - in Mariupol direction, 6 - in Lugansk direction and 5 - on the terrain, reports the press-center of ATO HQ.
The most dangerous was the Donetsk area, where militants fired Ukrainian strongholds close to Avdiivka, Zaitseve, Mayorske, Kirovo and Leninske of the automatic grenade launchers, mortars of various calibres and self-propelled gun mounts. The positions of the Ukrainian forces ATO near Opytne, Novoselovka and Novgorodske were fired from mortars.
In general, the ATO positions were hit by about 130 mines and more than 100 projectiles.
In Mariupol direction gunmen opened fire with machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades at the strongholds of the ATO forces near Novotroitske, Berezove, Bogdanivka, Talakovka and Shirokine. In Lugansk direction militants fired on ATO positions near Popasna from small arms, heavy machine guns, anti-aircraft installations.