Russia-backed mercenaries attacked Ukrainian positions 57 times overnight, ATO press center reported at Facebook.
120 mm mortars were twice used by the enemy near Stanytsia Luhanska. Militants fired 82 mm mortars near Zaitsevo, Krasnohorivka, Horlivka and Donetsk. An enemy tank fired at Ukrainian emplacements near Krasnohorivka.
Militants attacked Pisky, Opytne and Avdiivka from small arms, grenade launchers and large-caliber machineguns. Mayorsk and Luhanske went under attack from automatic grenade launchers.
Novhorodske was attacked with the use of small arms, large-caliber machineguns and infantry fighting vehicles. A sniper opened fire at Ukrainian positions there.