Censor.NET reports citing the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) press center.
"Today, Russian occupation forces continued attacks on Ukrainian positions near Avdiivka. The enemy employed BM-21 Grad rocket systems, 152 mm artillery, grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms. Occupants attempted to storm our positions at night. The attack failed. The enemy retreated.
"At 7 a.m., 30 men strong Russian troops undertook another assault attempt. The enemy was stopped, but the battle continues. More information to follow," the report says.
As previously reported, 86 attacks on ATO forces positions were registered on Jan. 31. One Ukrainian soldier was killed, nine wounded, nine traumatized.
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