"The Russian-terrorist mercenaries employed 82-mm mortars at 10:30 a.m. - about 40 mines impacted Bolotene village. Putin's mercenaries also shelled Maiorsk with mortars. They fired at Pisky, Opytne, Starohnativka and Hranitne with small arms, high-caliber machine guns, and grenade launchers five times," the statement reads.
"A group consisting of up to 100 people, dressed in military uniforms similar to the ones of the Ukrainian Army was detected near Trudovska mine in Donetsk at about 1 p.m. The military vehicles and armored personnel carriers were also spotted there," the ATO headquarters added.