Russian proxies continue using wide range of weapons to attack Ukrainian forces in the country’s easternmost regions. According to the anti-terrorist operation press centre, most of the attacks occurred not far from Donetsk and Mariupol, the government-held port city in Donetsk region.
Avdiivka, Opytne, Pisky, Butivka coal mine, Mayorsk, Myronivske and Luhanske went under fire from small arms, heavy machineguns, RPGs and mortars. Near Novozvanivka, Donetsk region, militants opened fire from an AA gun. Ukrainian positions near Stanytsia Luhanska were shot at from infantry fighting vehicles.
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A group of ten hostile saboteurs tried to cross the railroad near Mayorsk railway station, Donetsk region. Due to the timely and effective response of Ukrainian troops, the group withdrew.