From the beginning of the day, representatives of illegal armed formations opened fire on fortifications of Ukrainian servicemen 21 times. This is reported by the press center of the headquarters of Donbas conflict.
On the Donetsk direction, 120 and 82 mm mortar shells, grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms, banned by the Minsk Agreements, fired at Avdiivka defenders. Also, mortars of the caliber of 120 mm were used under Bohdanivka and Novotroitske. In addition, 82 mm mortars, grenade launchers and small arms fired at positions of Ukrainian forces near the Butivka mine, heavy machine guns - in the area of Hnutove and Vodyane, and small arms were used to attack the defenders of Shyrokine, Hnutove, Talakivka and Kamyaanka.
On the Luhansk direction, from illegal 120 and 82 mm mortar rounds, militants shelled the strongholds of the Armed Forces near Novotoshkivske. Also, mortars of 120 mm caliber were used by militants under Troitske and Luhanske. In addition, from 82 mm mortars and grenade launchers, the enemy attacked Ukrainian fortifications near Troitske, and from grenade launchers near Luhanske.
"As a result of the enemy fire, three Ukrainian soldiers were injured, two servicemen got combat wounds, they were taken to medical institutions and provided with medical assistance," the headquarters of the Armed Forces noted.