Ukrainian positions in Donbas took fire as pro-Russian militants have launched 37 attacks since midnight March 30. Specifically, 122 mm artillery strikes were reported today in Luhanske, Donetsk region. An enemy tank opened fire in Avdiivka; 120 mm mortar mines hit the Ukrainian outposts in Luhanske and Troitske (Luhansk region).The mercenaries used 82 mm mortars to shell Ukrainian positions in Luhanske, Troitske, Kamyanka, Maryinka (Donetsk region) and Novoolexandrivka (Luhansk region).
Maryinka and Shyrokyne (Mariupol sector) went under fire from enemy IFVs. RPG fire was reported in Stanytsia Luhanska, Valuiske, Troitske, Popasna and Novozvanivka.
Previously, OSCE SMM observers reported a lot of Minsk-banned weapons in the combat area, which should have been withdrawn from the disengagement line a long time ago – as offered by Minsk agreements. Besides, the monitors reported that the overall number of attacks has significantly increased over the last week.