The situation in the ATO area remains challenging; the militants fired on ATO forces positions 28 times, - reported press center of ATO HQ on Facebook.
“Over the day bandit gangs, supported by the aggressor country, 28 times opened fire on the defenders of Ukraine along the demarcation line.", - said in a statement.
“At night gunmen several times repeatedly shelled our defense areas near Opytne, Mariinka. Shyrokine, Luganske and Troitske using machine guns of large caliber, grenade launchers, and small arms. Also they fired on our positions near Zaitseve, Granitne and Pisky throughout the day using weapons of smaller caliber” – added in the press center of ATO HQ.
At the same time, it is noted that Ukrainian army controls the situation and is ready for various changes.