‘The armed provocations against Ukrainian forces continue. The tensions increased in the Mariupol sector, Donetsk region. 12 attacks were reported in that area, with the use of mortars, RPGs, heavy machineguns and an infantry fighting vehicle’, the Ukrainian military reported on the evening of August 4.
Krasnohorivka, Taramchuk and Hranitne, all in Donetsk region, were shelled from grenade launchers. Enemy snipers fired at Ukrainian positions near Maryinka and Shyrokyne. Near Avdiivka and Nevelske, pro-Russian militants opened fire from mortars and RPGs. Ukrainian positions near Opytne, Donetsk region, were shelled from an anti-tank missile launcher.