They inform that over the past day, July 23, pro-Russian gangs shelled the positions of the Ukrainian army 78 times. 35 of the cases were conducted in the evening time, from 6 p.m. till midnight.
"Novhorodske village was shelled by Russian terrorists with a tank from the occupied Horlivka at 9:30 pm. Ukrainian forces' positions near Opytne, Avdiivka, Berezove were shelled from 152-mm and 122-mm caliber artillery between 8:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. At around 9 p.m., the gangs were firing at our positions near Pisky using 120-mm mortars," the message reads.
Mercenaries also shelled the ATO forces near Novhorodske, Rozsadka, Avdiivka, Kirove, Stanytsia Luhanska, Sanzharivka, Luhanske, Lozove, Marinka, Opytne and other villages numerous times.
"As of 6 a.m. today, July 24, the shelling continues. After 2 a.m., terrorists had been firing at the ATO forces' positions near Pisky with a tank for more than an hour. After 4 a.m., Krasnohorivka positions of the Ukrainian army was shelled with a 120-mm mortar for over 30 minutes.
"Marinka, Pisky, Kriakivka, Luhanske, Popasna, and Lozove were also fired at with small arms by the armed gangs," the HQ added.