Shelling on Ukrainian positions in Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) zone does not stop. Militants attacked strongholds of the Armed Forces 85 times over past day. Five Ukrainian military officers got wounded. This was reported by ATO HQ on Facebook.
In Donetsk direction, Russia-backed occupants fired 82 and 120 mm mortars, grenade launchers at positions of the Armed Forces in Luhanske and Avdiivka. Strongholds near Nevelske and Pisky were attacked with heavy machine guns, militants also fired grenade launchers and 82 mm mortars near Opytne, Troitske, Zaytseve and Kamyanka.
In Mariupol direction, enemy twice fired 122 artillery at Ukrainian positions near Vodyane and Pavlopil, positions near Shyrokyne were shelled from 120 mm mortars. Strongholds near Marinka and Hnutove were attacked with 82 mm mortars, small arms and grenade launchers.
The number of shelling increased in Luhansk direction, where Russia-backed occupants fired grenade launchers of various systems, 82 and 120 mm mortars, tanks and also 152 heavy artillery near Krymske. They also shot at strongholds near Troitske using 120 mm mortars. Anti-tank grenade launchers were fired near Novooleksandrivka, Tryokhizbenka and Popasna. Stanytsia Luhanska was attacked with grenade launchers and heavy machine guns.