Head of the National Police in the Donetsk region Viacheslav Abroskin said on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.
"Militants do not cease attacks on Avdiivka. The town is de-energized again. On Kolosova Street, mortars hit a private orchard," he wrote.
According to Abroskin, a special force unit was sent to Avdiivka to aid civilians and ensure law and order in the town.
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