The latest update reads: "The militants were using small arms to invite Ukrainian soldiers' retaliation near Luhanske and Zaitseve villages at the Horlivka-Svitlodarsk salient.
"The thugs employed automatic grenade launchers on the outskirts of Krasnohorivka and fired at the ATO forces' positions on the suburbs of Avdiivka with large-caliber machine guns and grenade launchers.
"The enemy shelled our strong points near Novotroitske with 82-mm mortars.
"The situation somewhat stabilized after 6 a.m. The enemy committed three attacks on the Armed Forces of Ukraine detachments at daytime: small arms were employed in the vicinity of Luhanske while snipers fired at our defenders near Novotroitske."