The statement reads: "The mercenaries fired at Verkhniotoretske, Pisky, Opytne, Avdiivka, and Novhorodske with grenade launchers, high-caliber machine guns, and small arms.
"Pisky village was also shelled with 82-mm mortars. Luhanske village was shelled with anti-tank missiles. The invaders provided indiscriminate fire at Zaitseve, Luhanske, and Maiorsk using IFV weapons, grenade launchers, and small arms.
"The militants provided accurate fire at the Ukrainian soldiers' positions near Stanytsia Luhanska, Pisky and twice in the vicinity of Novhorodske using grenade launchers of various types."