The Ukrainian military HQ reported 18 attacks on positions of government troops over the last 24 hours. In the daytime, most of the skirmishes took place in the area of Avdiivka; in the evening, the enemy focused firing activity in the Mariupol direction.
In Shyrokyne, Kremlin-backed separatists opened fire from 122 mm missile launchers and 120 mm mortars; these weapons are banned by the Minsk agreements. Vodyane came under 82 mm mortar fire. In Novotroitske, enemy troops attacked an outpost near Novotroitske, wounding one Ukrainian serviceman.
In Luhansk region, militants fired on Ukrainian positions near Novooleksandrivka and Novotoshkivske.