Since small hours of March 25, Russian militants and regular army units have attacked Ukrainian positions 44 times. One Ukrainian serviceman deceased, counter-terrorism operation HQ reported.
In Donetsk region, the enemy used mortars to shell Shyrokyne, Optyne and Lebedynske; 92 mm mines and tank shells hit the emplacements near Pisky. Mortar attacks were reported in Talakivka. Militants used RPGs to launch attacks on Avdiivka, Bohdanivka, Novotroitske, Vodyane and Butivka coal mine. The iillegal armed units fired large-caliber machineguns to attack Verkhnyotoretske and Pavlopol. A hostile IFV opened fire in Hnutove; small arms fire was observed near Butivka coal mine, Kamyanka, Mariinka and Krasnohorivka.
In Luhansk region, the enemy opened fire twice - in Novhorodske and Troitske.