The situation report reads: "The militants continue attacking positions of the Ukrainian troops at different sections of the demarcation line. Nine enemy assaults have been recorded since the beginning of the day. Most of them were committed at night and at dawn.
"The activity of illegal armed groups has decreased in the daytime. However, the enemy snipers fired at our strong points in the vicinity of Novotroitske.
"The enemy also shelled Ukrainian defenders deployed near Avdiivka from the suburbs of Donetsk with grenade launchers.
"The situation in the Luhansk region escalated as well. The pro-Russian militants committed several attacks on the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the outskirts of Shchastia with automatic grenade launchers."