The shelling was reported by the Interior Ministry in the Donetsk region press service, Censor.NET informs. Later, more information was provided by the Chief Police Head of the region Viacheslav Abroskin.
According to him, two women have been wounded.
"Today, militants shelled historical part of Avdiivka with Grads. As usual, [they did it] at night, meanly, while civilians were sleeping. Two women, both born in 1959, received shrapnel wounds," Abroskin wrote on his Facebook page.
More information of damages and casualties is being specified. Avdiivka city police officers are documenting the consequences of the shelling.
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