Since the beginning of the day, Donbas militants have fired 18 times at the positions of the Ukrainian military in ATO area. This was reported by the press center of ATO HQ on Facebook.
Near Mariupol, our enemy from 120-mm mortar shells and grenade launchers fired at Novotroitske defenders. Of the grenade launchers of various systems and large-caliber machine guns, militants attacked the defenders of Vodiane, and Shirokine. Hnutove and Talakivka got umder fire from small arms. On the Ukrainian troops' strongholds near Novohryhorivka enemy fired from APC.
In Donetsk direction from the grenade launchers and heavy machine guns Donbas militants opened fire on Ukrainian positions in Avdiivka. From the grenade launchers of various systems they attacked defenders of Luhanske and Zaitseve.
In Lugansk direction of the large-caliber machine guns, the enemy fired at positions near Novotoshkivka, and from the grenade launchers attacked defenders of Krymske.
"Despite armed provocations of pro-Russian militants, Ukrainian servicemen strictly observed the silence regime and did not open fire in response," the report said.