According to the Anti-Terrorist Operation press service, during the past day the Russian-terrorist groups attacked the strongholds of the ATO forces for 66 times, mostly at night, Joinfo.ua reports.
In the evening, the militants fired intensively with 82-mm mortars, grenade launchers, anti-aircraft systems, armaments of an infantry armed vehicle and tank near the village of Zaitseve, north of Horlivka. It was reported about several civil people injured, but it has not been confirmed yet.
Also, the mercenaries carried out shelling for five times with small arms and grenade launchers at Ukrainian military on the outskirts of Marinka. To suppress the fire points of the enemy, the ATO forces were forced to open fire in return from the weapons allowed under the Minsk Agreement.
They also fired from 82-mm mortars and anti-tank grenade launchers at Novoselivka; from anti-aircraft weapons systems and the weaponry of the infantry armored vehicles they shoot at Troitske.
Also, bandits provoked Ukrainian military to open fire in return in the area of the Donetsk airport and north of Horlivka, and from Kominternove, which they have captured recently, they were shelling from anti-aircraft and mortars at one of Ukrainian strong points in the nearby village of Talakivka.
From midnight, the armed gangs opened fire towards Ukrainian positions seven times.