Over the last 24 hours, Russian mercenaries stepped up their efforts in attacking Ukrainian positions in Donbas. In the evening, enemy opened fire on living quarters in Zaitsevo. Avdiivka, held by Ukrainian forcers, came under RPG and small arms fire.
In Mariupol sector, militants used IFVs and grenade launchers to shell Novotroitske; hostile armored personnel carrier fired on Hnutove.
In Luhansk region, enemy opened fire from RPGs and small arms, attacking Krymske.
One of Ukrainian servicemen was fatally wounded as he stepped on a landmine; it happened during the mine-clearing works in Bohdanivka, Luhansk region.