Across the boundary line the pro-Russian militants fired Ukrainian position more than 20 times, from 18:00 to 20:00, July 8.
Particularly, Ukrainian Armed Forces near Krymske, Luhansk region, had been shelled for two hours. The militants used 120-mm and 82-mm mortars, infantry combat vehicles and small arms.
Also provocation by militants occurred in area of Opytne, Pisky, Avdeevka, Vodiane, Verhniotoretske, Donetsk region, and Stanytsia Luhanska.
Seven hostile drones were observed in the sky over Luhansk region.
Just after midnight, Russian-backed militants bombarded ATO positions near Berezove and Novotroicke, Donetsk region, with 120-mm mortars.
From 3.50 to 4.00 Granite, Mariupol direction, was fired with the MLRS BM-21 "Grad".
By 6 AM the militants used small arms, mortars and grenade launchers to shell the positions of Ukrainian forces near Stanytsia Luhanska, Krymske (Luhansk redgion), Opytne, Kirovo (Donetsk region).
The situation in the area is controlled by Ukrainian troops.