Since Thursday morning, Russian militants conducted 17 attacks on positions of Ukrainian troops in Donbas. That resulted in a combat injury for one Ukrainian serviceman, the HQ of the Joint Forces Operation reported.
The enemy attacked Zolote, Svitlodarsk, Luhanske, Avdiivka, Mariinka, Krasnohorivka, Pavlopol, Hnutove, Vodyane, Lebedynske and Shyrokyne. The occupant forces used RPGs, heavy machine guns and small arms.
The Minsk-banned weaponry was used on four occasions. 120 mm mines hit Svitlodarske, and 82 mm mortars were used during attacks on Luhanske and Avdiivka. In the latter case, the enemy attacks were especially intense.
Pro-Kremlin occupants shelled Ukrainian outpost in Mariupol sector, near Pavlopol and Shyrokyne.
The Ukrainian side reported that one Russian militant was killed and five were wounded in combat.