Situation in the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) zone remains tense but controlled by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Russia-backed occupants attacked Ukrainian defenders 78 times over past day. Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed, 2 more got wounded. This was reported by ATO HQ on Facebook.
In Donetsk direction, Ukrainian positions near Zaytseve got under 152 mm artillery fire. Enemy used 120 mm mortars near Mayorske, Avdiivka, Verkhnyotoretske, also fired 82 mm mortars at positions near Avdiivka, Troitske, Butivka mine, Verkhnyotoretske, Novoselivka Druha. Russia-backed forces fired grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns at Avdiivka, Pisky, Nevelske, Luhanske. Enemy tank fired at Butivka mine.
In Mariupol direction, positions near Shyrokyne and Vodiane were shelled with 120 and 82 mm mortars. Enemy fired grenade launchers and machine guns at positions near Vodiane, Hnutove, Shyrokyne, Talakivka. Sniper also worked in Vodiane.
In Luhansk direction, enemy shot 82 mm mortars, grenade launchers and machine guns at positions near Novozvanivka.