One Ukrainian serviceman was killed during the heavy shelling in Donbas today. As of 6 p.m. Thursday, Russia-backed mercenaries have launched 31 attacks on Ukrainian positions.
In Donetsk sector, militants fired 82 mm mortars to shell Avdiivka.
Shyrokyne, Mariupol sector, was hit from a tank. Mortar from enemy mines landed in Lebedynske, Krasnohorivka, Talakivka, Shyrokyne and Vodyane. Grenade launchers and small arms were used during attacks in Shyrokyne, Novohryhovivka and Pavlopol. A sniper fired at an outpost in Novotroitske.
In Luhansk region, militants opened fire from BM-21 Grad missile launchers, banned by Minsk agreements; 20 missiles hit Novozvanivka.
82 mm mines hit Vodyane and Popasna.