Censor.NET reports citing the update by the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) headquarters press center as of March 13, 2018.
"In Luhansk section of the forefront, the enemy employed grenade launchers and large-caliber machine guns against the ATO forces’ defenses in the vicinity of Luhanske village while positions near Artemove village were fired upon with grenade launchers and small arms.
"The invaders sprayed the Ukrainian troops’ strong points near Pisky village in Donetsk direction with fire of 82-mm mortars, large-caliber machine guns and small arms. The defenders of the Butivka mine also came under small arms fire.
"A Ukrainian soldier received a combat injury in an enemy attack. He was promptly taken to a hospital. Our defender's health condition is satisfactory," the situation report reads.
Earlier, the Russian mercenaries fired upon the Ukrainian troops five times on March 12.