One Ukrainian soldier died as a result of enemy fire in the area of Donbas conflict in Eastern Ukraine. This is stated in the summary of the press center of the HQ as of 18:00 on Facebook.
"Unfortunately, as a result of the enemy fire, one Ukrainian defender died," the headquarters said.
From the beginning of the day, 19 shellings of Ukrainian positions in the Donetsk direction were reported.
In particular, from the 120 mm mortar shells banned by the Minsk agreements, the aggressor fired Ukrainian positions in the Opytne and Lebedynske, and from 82 mortar shells and a tank fired near Pisky. Also, 82-mm mortars were used by the enemy regarding the defenders of Talakivka, grenade launchers of various systems - on the defenders of Avdiivka, Bohdanivka and Shyrokine, and large-caliber machine guns along our fortifications in the vicinity of Verkhnyotoretske.
In addition, from the small arms, the occupiers fired upon the positions of Ukrainian forces near the Butivka, Kamyanka mines and three times the Maryinka.
Silence remained in Luhansk direction.