In the vicinities of Katerynivka and Pivdenne, the enemy opened fire from 120 mm and 82 mm caliber mortars, grenade launchers of various systems, large-caliber machine guns and small arms.
Near Starohnatovka, militants fired at our positions from automatic grenade launchers, and near Taramchuk and Pisky- from small arms.
Not far from Hnutove, the occupants fired from large-caliber machine guns, and in the suburb of Vodyane - from hand-held anti-tank grenade launchers.
Ukrainian servicemen opened fire in return.
None of the Ukrainian servicemen were killed or wounded in action.
As a result of a mine explosion, eight civilians died in Donbas in the period from August 1, 2020 to January 31, 2021. This was reported by Matilda Bogner, Head of UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine (HRMMU).
"Thirty-six civilian casualties resulted from mine-related incidents and handling of explosive remnants of war: eight killed (seven men and one woman) and 28 injured (20 men, five boys, and three women). Two other civilian casualties (one injured man and one injured girl) were caused by a road incident with a military vehicle," the report reads.