The statement reads: "The militants provided accurate fire on our positions near Kominternove with 82-mm and 120-mm mortars. The mortar strikes also impacted the Ukrainian troops' fortifications in Hnutove, Krasnohorivka, and Zaitseve.
"The invaders fired at our strong points in Mykolaivka, Novhorodske, Pisky, and Marinka with grenade launchers and high-caliber machine guns.
"It was also not calm in Avdiivka, where the enemy attacked the Ukrainian Army positions with small arms.
"Terrorists assaulted the ATO forces' positions 29 times totally since the beginning of the day."