Illegal armed groups fired at positions of the Ukrainian divisions from the armament of infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of various systems and small arms.
In the Luhansk sector, the armed formations fired at the positions of the Joint forces three times. Bohdanivka, Chermalyk and Avdiivka came under fire.
In the Donetsk sector, Russian troops from the armament of infantry fighting vehicles fired at the positions of the Joint forces near the village of Novozvanivka.
No casualties among the Ukrainian divisions reported
Losses of the enemy are being specified.
“The parties have discussed the deteriorating situation in the Donbas combat zone, taking into the account the recent acts by Moscow authority. Petro Poroshenko called on Canada to strengthen sanctions against Russia as a response to the so-called ‘passport orders’, the report said.
Besides, the President noted the significance of the peacekeeping mission from the UN to the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas, including the uncontrolled part of the state border between Ukraine and Russia.