"Around midnight, a strong point of our fighters near Mariinka engaged into a firefight with a reconnaissance and sabotage group. The criminals fired from automatic grenade launchers and small arms. The Ukrainian troops effectively repelled the attack and drove the criminals away," the headquarters informed.
It is noted that in the Luhansk region, the gangs fired from automatic grenade launchers and small arms on aposition of Ukrainian troops near Shchastia and Zolote-4.
During the said period units of the armed forces of Ukraine also recorded two enemy UAV flights not far from Shyrokyne and Opytne.