In the evening in the Donetsk sector, Russian hybrid forces attacked Ukrainian army strong points in the vicinity of Zaitseve, Avdiivka, Kamianka, Luhanske and Verkhniotoretske with different types of grenade launchers and heavy machine guns. At the end of the day, defenders of Maiorsk and Butivka mine came under machine gun fire.
In the Mariupol sector, using the same weapons, the enemy attacked ATO forces around Krymske and Novooleksandrivka while heavy machine guns and small arms were employed in the area of Novozvanivka and Popasna. In the evening, terrorists used grenade launchers against Ukrainian positions near Marinka and Starohnativka
"Overall in the past day, illegal armed groups violated the cease-fire 22 times. Ukrainian soldiers retaliated 15 times with non-proscribed weapons. One our serviceman was wounded in combat," the report says.
On Oct. 22, Russian mercenaries violated the cease-fire in the Donbas 12 times.