In the vicinities of Avdiivka, the enemy opened fire from small arms, hand-held anti-tank and under-barrel grenade launchers.
The occupants also used automatic grenade launchers to attack the emplacements not far from Marinka, and small arms to shell the Ukrainian positions near Yuzhne.
During the day, Ukrainian combat engineers cleared five hectares of territory from landmines and passed 76 explosives for further safe destruction.
As we reported earlier, a Ukrainian trooper deceased in the combat zone in eastern Ukraine. His remains were found in the forest near Schastya, Luhansk region, and identified after the DNA expertise. According to Vinnytsia regional state administration, it was Serhiy Sorochynsky.
"The remains of deceased soldier Serhiy Sorochynsky (...) were identified by the DNA profie of his mother in February 2021," reads the message.
There's no information about the time of death of the serviceman.