According to the HQ, on the whole the Ukrainian military control the situation on the demarcation line and ensure peace and quiet in the areas liberated from the terrorists.
"However, until 2:00 a.m. illegal armed groups resorted to provocations 11 times opening fire on the positions of the Ukrainian military using a variety of weapons, including artillery which was used three times," the statement notes.
It is also reported that militants fired small arms at the new terminal of the Donetsk airport and our positions on the outskirts of Mariinka.
"The towns of Pisky, Shumy, Nikyshyne and Kamianka (the latter twice) were attacked with mortars. The terrorists also used artillery near Poltavska mine and the towns of Kamianka and Nikyshyne," the HQ concluded.