Illegal armed groups violated truce 12 times, 8 times Ukrainian military men fired back. Two Ukrainian soldiers got wounded in the result of armed hostilities, another two got battle traumas, the military HQ reported.
“The combat activity of the mercenaries shifted from Donetsk direction to Luhansk direction in the combat zone of the Anti-terrorist operation yesterday in the evening, this direction used to be relatively calm,” the HQ report.
The illegal armed groups used different grenade launchers, heavy caliber machine guns and small arms against Ukraine’s Army positions near Stanytsia Luhanska, Novooleksandrivka, and Tryohizbenka after 6 p.m.
Militants shelled Ukrainian strongholds near Hnutove from infantry fighting vehicles, automatic grenade launchers, and machine guns for several hours. In return, Ukrainian military men used all range of infantry not banned. One soldier was wounded, another one got battle trauma in the result of continuous shelling.
Donetsk direction was relatively calm. Short gunfire from small arms was spotted near Zaitseve.