According to the headquarters, the illegal armed groups attacked the Ukrainian troops' positions along the demarcation line 22 times from 6 p.m. to midnight. At the same time, the criminals used heavy artillery and multiple rocket launchers again, including against civilians.
"The gangs assaulted the anti-terrorist operation forces' positions near Avdiivka from BM-21 Grad multiple rocket launchers and impacted Novolaspa village by a salvo from Grad at 9 p.m. In addition, the illegal armed groups used 120-mm mortar to attack our strongholds near Pisky and Opytne villages twice. Ukrainian positions near Avdiivka, Chermalyk, and the city of Shchastia were also attacked from the same type of weapon. The criminals attacked the ATO forces' positions using heavy artillery twice near Avdiivka and once near Opytne and Chermalyk," the report reads.
It is also noted that the gangs used 82-mm caliber mortars, automatic grenade launchers, and small arms in the course of the armed provocations against the Ukrainian troops.
In addition, the Ukrainian detachments recorded seven flights of the enemy drones during this period - mostly in the vicinity of Mariupol.