Situation in ATO zone remains tense. Russia-backed terrorist groups do not stop using artillery weapons banned by Minsk agreement. Militants fired on positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces 14 times over the last 24 hours. Most of the attacks were recorded in Mariupol direction. Fortunately, there were no losses among ATO forces as a result of hostilities. This was reported by ATO HQ on Facebook.
In Mariupol direction, enemy shelled strongholds near Mykolayivka using 120 mm mortars. Enemy also attacked Ukrainian positions near Chermalyk with 122 projectiles. ATO strongholds near Krasnohorivka were attacked from mortars. Beyond that, invaders fired automatic mounted grenade launchers and small arms of various calibers near Pavlopil. Small arms fire was also recorded near Talakivka.
In Donetsk direction, gunmen used weapons twice. Occupants attacked one of Ukrainian strongholds near Avdiivka using automatic mounted grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. Russia-backed groups later attacked Ukrainian defense near Novoluhanske from a tank. Bandits conducted about 10 shots at Ukrainian positions from powerful tank cannons.
In Luhansk direction, militants attacked ATO positions near Katerynivka. Later they fired heavy machine guns at Zhovte. Enemy sniper was active near Novotoshkivske.