"In the vicinity of Pisky, terrorists fired 82-mm mortars from the so-called "gray area." Our positions near Opytne got under heavy machine gun and small arms fire delivered from the direction of the Donetsk airport and Spartak village. The southern and western outskirts of Avdiivka were covered with 82-mm mortars and automatic grenade launchers. The use of anti-aircraft guns and small arms against the ATO forces positions was registered near Zhovanka-Zaitseve.
"In the vicinity of Novhorodske, two army trucks with militants as well as four armored personnel carriers and infantry fighting vehicles pulled into the neutral area where they dismounted and deployed in battle order. 20-25 terrorists opened fire on our defense line while the others split into several groups to provide covering fire. As noted, the third group of terrorist was not involved in the provocation while keeping a close eye on our positions and rears using opto-electronic equipment," the report reads.
As also reported, unaimed small arms, 82-mm mortar, and automatic grenade launcher fire was recorded: "Enemy vehicles were observed maneuvering near Starohnativka, Troitske, Marinka, Luhanske, Krasnohorivka, Shyrokyne, and other settlements."