According to the information released today by the spokesman of the Anti Terrorist Operation headquarters Major Serhiy Zhmurko, militants intensified shelling with mortars of various calibers on strong holds of the Ukrainian army along the entire contact line, Joinfo.ua reported.
Terrorists fired 76 shells near Chermalyk and 45 shells near Zaitseve. They also carried out shelling on positions the ATO forces near Krasnohorivka, Mayorsk and Starohnativka.
On the past day it was registered 50 shelling on positions of the ATO forces. The most dangerous situation was in the Donetsk sector – 42 attacks, in Mariupol sector – 6 attacks and 2 – in Luhansk sector.
The Russia-backed terrorists fired small arms, machine guns and grenade launchers on the Ukrainian army’s fortifications near Avdiyivka, Pisky, Luhanske, Zaitseve, Mayorsk, Troitske, Popasna and Boguslavsky.
From midnight the activity of the fire of Russian mercenaries dropped. There were sporadic shelling on Ukrainian positions near Mayorsk and Pisky.