In Luhansk region of the ATO area militants observed the truce, making no armed provocations, said Colonel Oleksandr Motuzyanyk, the spokesman of the Presidential Administration on the issues of ATO, at the briefing in Analytical-Information Center of the Ukrainian Security Service, Joinfo.ua reports.
In Donetsk region, on the contrary, militants increased the number of attacks. They carried out sighted and unsighted shelling near the Donetsk airport, villages of Avdiyivka and Pisky in order to provoke Ukrainian troops on the fire in return. Mostly they used small arms, heavy machine guns and grenade launchers. A sniper was shooting near Pisky.
The hottest point of the area was Krasnohorivka. The militants fired from small arms, anti-aircraft installations, and twice from the 82-mm mortar launchers.
Despite the enemy fire, the Ukrainian military were doing their best to follow the schedule to restore the damaged infrastructure in the city. A group of civil-military cooperation of Ukrainian Armed Forces provided crews of electricians workers to restore power in the town.
Also, there was restless in Svitlodarsk area – in the towns of Novgorodske, Luhanske and Mironovske, Zaitseve, where militants conducted point-blank fire from small arms, machine guns and grenade launchers. To the north of Donetsk militants used rocket launchers and small arms against the forces of ATO near Mar’inka.
On Mariupol direction militants violated the ceasefire twice near Shyrokyne, using grenade launchers.
For the past day, one Ukrainian soldier was killed, two injured.