The overall combat situation in eastern Ukraine remains tense, as Russian mercenaries used Minsk-banned heavy weaponry. Specifically, they shelled defenders of Pavlopol, Mariupol sector, using Grad missile launchers.
Mines of various calibers hit Krasnohorivka, Pavlopol (Donetsk region), Krymske and Troitske (Luhansk region). RPG fire was reported in Novooleksandrivka and Novozvanivka (Luhansk region).
The industrial area of Avdiivka, Donetsk region, came under intensive fire from mortars, RPGs and small arms.
Three Ukrainian servicemen were wounded over the last 24 hours.