Censor.NET reports citing the latest update by the ATO Staff press center.
The statement reads: "The militants repeatedly shelled Avdiivka in Donetsk direction with a tank. The enemy employed mortars of various calibers against Pisky, Zaitseve, Troitske, and Kamianka; grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms - against Novhorodske, Pisky, Avdiivka, Verkhniotoretske, Novoselivka, Luhanske, and Zaitseve. A sniper committed attacks on positions in the vicinity of Novhorodske.
"In Luhansk direction, the militants shelled Popasna and Novozvanivka with mortars of various calibers. The invaders fired upon Troitske, Krymske, and Novooleksandrivka with grenade launchers and large-caliber machine guns. Novozvanivka also came under strikes with IFV weapons while Troitske was attacked with anti-aircraft guns.
"Krasnohorivka, Novotroitske, and Taramchuk in Mariupol direction were shelled with mortars of various calibers. The militants employed grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms against Vodiane, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Shyrokyne, and Novotroitske. Sniper attacks were recorded in Shyrokyne," the situation report reads.
As reported, the Russian occupying forces committed 54 assaults on the Ukrainian Army positions on Feb. 22.