The armed forces of Ukraine, despite the intensification of militants' fire in the Avdiivka area, are ready to repel enemy attacks. This is reported in the statement of the press center of the ATO headquarters.
"The city of Avdiivka once again suffers from shelling of Russian-occupation troops from heavy weapons, once again power lines are damaged and Donetsk filtering station is deenergized. During the day enemy used tanks and mortars of caliber 120 and 82 millimeters while shelling the positions of Ukrainian troops near Avdiivka. The residential areas of the city are again under attack", sais in the statement.
"The divisions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine are on their positions infull combat readiness to repel possible enemy attacks," the statement said.