During the past 24 hours, the Russia-backed illegal armed groups 50 times broke the truce and opened fire on the positions of the forces of Anti-Terrorist Operation in Donbas, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to the Information Resistance.
The most difficult situation remains in the suburbs of Donetsk and Horlivka.
“From the rocket-propelled grenades and heavy machine guns the enemy was firing at positions of ATO forces in Pisky, Opytne, Avdiyivka and Butivka coalmine. Militants seven times fired from small arms and rocket-propelled grenades on Marinka”, – ATO press service’s report said.
In the vicinity of Horlivka the invaders used mortars, rocket-propelled grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. The ATO strong points in Troitske and Novhorodske were fired from grenade launchers of various systems. Militants conducted shelling from banned 82 mm and 120 mm mortars in Zaitseve and Mayorsk, fired from mortars at the ATO’s position in Krasnohorivka.
It was also reported that invaders conducted shelling from from grenade launchers and small arms at strong points of the ATO forces near Kodema, Starohnativka and Novohryhorivka.