"The shelling of the Ukrainian troops' positions is underway in the anti-terrorist operation area.
"Enemy's attacks impacted cities and villages at the Donetsk direction in the night of Feb. 20.
"Tonenke and Avdiivka were attacked twice from multiple rocket launchers. A strike from Grads impacted the village of Kurakhove. The terrorists engaged in battle using armored vehicles near Opytne village. The enemy shelled Vodiane village three times from artillery and mortars.
"The miscreants fired at Berdianske village from small arms and mortars at the Mariupol direction.
"The gangs fired at our positions 15 times totally during the night. The militants violated the cease-fire 49 times over the last 24 hours.
"Although the enemy's activity was significantly stronger prior to the peace agreements conclusion, the statistics of daily attacks once again prove that the terrorists do not strive to cease fire or withdraw heavy weapons from the line of contact," the statement reads.