In ATO area Russian-backed militants continue to shell strongholds of Ukrainian military forces. They attacked ATO positions 69 times in 24 hours in Donetsk and Mariupol directions, informs ATO press center on Facebook.
Militants continue to attack Ukrainian strongholds in Zaitseve and Maiorske from 82 mm and 120 mm mortars. They shelled strongholds in Krasnohorivka, Verkhniotoretskyi, Talakovka and Pavlopole from mortars.
The situation was also tense in Opytne, Pisky, Troitske and Avdiivka, where militants shelled strongholds of Ukrainian military forces from heavy machine guns and grenades.