As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) press center on Facebook.
According to the headquarters, terrorists continue to violate the Minsk agreements by shelling the ATO forces positions mostly at the Donetsk direction and provoking Ukraine's defenders for retaliation fire.
"This morning Russian terrorist mercenaries were conducting provocation fire against our positions using small arms and automated grenade launchers near Avdiivka and Opytne.
"At 6:07 a.m. a sniper started to shoot against our positions in Avdiivka from Spartak direction. After that, the enemy used automatic grenade launcher to shell Opytne and Avdiivka from Spartak and Putylivskyi forest," the message reads.
The HQ reported that terrorists conducted six provocation acts and opened aimed fire against Ukrainian positions four times this morning between 6 and 11 a.m.