The statement reads: "The terrorists shelled the village of Bolotene in the Stanytsia Luhanska district with 122-mm artillery today at 7 a.m. The information on casualties or inflicted damage is being specified. The attacks from small arms were recorded in Stanytsia Luhanska. The gas pipeline was damaged on the outskirts of the village but it has already been repaired in the morning.
"A soldier of Kyiv-2 special patrol police battalion received injuries having tripped a land mine in the Krymske village in Novoaidar district."
"The militants again employed weapons banned by the Minsk agreements in the morning. They just impact civilian population disregarding international law and simple sense of humanity," head of the Luhansk regional military-civilian administration Heorhii Tuka said.
The night was calm in other traditional flash points including Shchastia, Troitske, Popasna, and Novotoshkivske not counting minor shootouts.