Pro-Russian illegal armed groups continue to shell Ukrainian positions, neglecting efforts to settle the Donbas conflict. They continue to attack ATO positions using prohibited weapons, tanks and mortars. Militants shelled ATO positions 47 times in the previous 24 hours, informed ATO press center on Facebook.
The “hottest spot” in Donetsk direction still remains Avdiivka. Within 24 hours terrorists attacked Ukrainian positions 6 times from mortars, beginning with 7:30 p.m. – from tanks.
Militants used snipers, grenades and heavy machine guns to attack strongholds in Zaitseve.
Near Donetsk, in Opytne and Pisky terrorists attacked from heavy machine guns, grenades and small arms.
In Mariupol direction Ukrainian strongholds near Shyrokyne were shelled from 120mm mortars. In Hnutove militants attacked from 82mm mortars.
Near Maryinka a sniper attacked ATO positions, grenades, heavy machine guns and small arms were used against Ukrainian military.