As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by press officer Valentyn Shevchenko on air of 112 Ukraine TV channel. According to him, Ukrainian units did not open fire in response.
The total of six cases of shelling were recorded at Luhansk direction, Shevchenko said. Militants employed grenade launchers and small arms to shell Ukrainian positions near Novooleksandrivka and Novozvanivka.
Earlier, head of Stanytsia Luhanska district civil-military administration Yurii Zolkin said residents of the town were preparing protests against withdrawal of Ukrainian troops from the settlement under the Minsk agreement.