"Members of illegal armed groups fired upon the Maiorske check point on the demarcation line in the Joint Forces Operation zone with small arms. The attack was committed by the Russian mercenaries last night at about 1 a.m.," the press office of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine said in a statement, Censor.NET reports.
"The attack on the Maiorske check point, which is jointly guarded by the members of the Border Guard Service and the Armed Forces, was committed with a sniper rifle from Horlivka direction. No casualties were reported in the attack. The military personnel stayed in cover and opened no fire in response," the statement reads.