At Novozvanivka, the enemy fired at our positions from heavy anti-tank and automatic heavy grenade launchers and heavy machine guns.
Not far from Shumy, Russian-occupation forces fired using heavy anti-tank grenade launchers and small arms.
Near Troyitske, the enemy fired using heavy machine guns.
As a result of the fire, one soldier was killed and another one was wounded. The wounded was urgently evacuated and taken to a hospital. His state of health is of moderate severity.
The Ukrainian defenders opened fire on enemy shelling.
As we reported earlier, war veteran of Donbas, Hero of Ukraine, lieutenant colonel Oleksandr Petrakovsky, seriously wounded 7 years ago, died at the age of 33. This was announced by the Hetman Petro Sahaidachny National Army Academy Head Pavlo Tkachuk on Facebook.
"After a long struggle for life, a graduate of the National Army Academy, Hero of Ukraine, Lieutenant Colonel Oleksandr Petrakovsky, died," Tkachuk stated.