"As of 6.30 p.m. Russian-terrorist forces carried out 47 attacks at the ATO forces positions including those in violation of the Minsk agreements. Thus, from midnight for half an hour from the occupied Horlivka militants were shelling the Ukrainian army positions near the village of Kurdiumivka in the Donetsk region using 152-mm artillery," the statement reads.
"Almost simultaneously from 1.40 p.m. several Ukrainian military positions were shelled: from tank - near the village of Travneve, from 120-mm mortars - near Avdiivka, from 122-mm artillery - near the village of Opytne. Later on, 120-mm mortar fire sprayed our positions near Marinka," the press-center added.
"At 4.20 p.m. terrorists intensified near Shchastia. They are firing at the ATO forces positions near Melova Hora from tank and 82-mm mortars for several hours," the statement reads.
Militants also delivered harassing fire at the ATO military positions near the villages of Stanytsia Luhanska, Pisky, Krasnohorivka, Opytne, Avdiivka and Mykolaivka. Enemy sniper was active near Novomarivka, Marinka, Luhanske.
"Ukrainian military firmly hold their positions and meet Russian-terrorist forces with unprohibited fire," the press center states.