According to situation report of the Information Resistance group the terrorists carried out mortar attacks on ATO forces checkpoints near Smolianynovo and Muratovo villages in Luhansk region. There are no casualties among the military. The Ukrainian servicemen opened retaliatory fire.
"The militants fired at ATO forces position on the territory of Luhansk airport using MLRS Grad. There are no casualties among the Ukrainian servicemen" Tymchuk writes.
In addition, the terrorists' saboteur group assaulted the ATO forces convoy near Kapitanovo village in the Luhansk region. "There are no casualties on our side. At least 3 saboteurs were destroyed by the return fire."
According to Tymchuk, the ATO forces checkpoint near Maksymilianivka village in the Donetsk region was fired at using automatic weapons and rocket launchers. The losses of the military are being specified.
"The ATO forces regrouped drawing a noose (the encirclement near the state border is accomplished by separate squads that do not have full control over the state border) and moving into the territory formally controlled by the terrorists for 10-15 km. The recaptured areas are being strengthened by military engineering structures," expert added.