The morning started with fire against the positions of the Ukrainian security forces in Shyrokyne using 120 mm mortars at 5:15 a.m.
Around 8:00 a.m. there was another shelling with the use of 120 mm mortars.
At the same time the ATO positions near Mykolaivka were also fired upon from a 120 mm mortar.
At 8:25 a.m. "DPR" tanks joined in the attack on Shyrokyne.
As of 9 a.m. there were no casualties among the personnel of the armed forces and the National Guard.
The situation is under control.
At 9:17 a.m. the press service of the Azov regiment stated that the "DPR" armed forces tried to attack Azov positions under the cover of tanks.
"The terrorists suffered losses as a result of engagement with the use of small arms. At least two [terrorists] were killed. The information on militants' casualties is being specified. Azov soldiers are holding their positions and provide adequate response to the enemy," the statement said.