One Ukrainian serviceman was wounded early in the morning on Friday as a result of shelling by militants of the area of Avdiivka industrial zone area. This was reported by the press center Ukraine’s Army HQ in Facebook.
In Donetsk sector militants shelled Ukrainian positions in the area of Avdiivka industrial zone twice from grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. Ukrainian defenders suppressed the enemy activity of with fire from infantry weapons.
"At about 4:00 am as a result of this confrontation, one Ukrainian forces serviceman was wounded. The soldier was promptly hospitalized, and now his state of health is assessed as satisfactory, "the report said.
In Mariupol area, illegal armed forces fired a minimum of 39 mines of 82 mm caliber along at defenders of Vodyane. Ukrainian positions in the area Shyrokyne were attacked from the same weapons. And at about 15:00 the enemy fired civilian houses in Shyrokyne from 120-mm mortars.
AS it was reported earlier Russia increases the level of aggression in Donbas and expands military potential at the border with Ukraine. Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Andry Paruby claimed this at the meeting with US Special Envoy Kurt Volker.
'I want to emphasize that the Russian aggression only increases at the East of Ukraine at the preceding period. 10 Ukrainian died and 70 militaries were injured only during last two months. And there is 162 died since the beginning of the year. I want to say that Russia continues to expand military potential at the border with Ukraine and continues the building of the military base in Boguchar, Voronezh region and in Valuyki, Belgorod region', Paruby said.