The report reads: "We are currently holding Shyrokyne-Kominternove-Pavlopil line. The overall situation has become calmer at nightfall. There are engagements near Shyrokyne village at the direction of the village of Sakhanka. The enemy is accumulating the equipment, committing mortar and cannon artillery strikes. We have 14 wounded servicemen as a result of the first day of the offensive. Luckily, no one was killed. The Russian forces suffered losses though. It is known with certainty that six separatists were killed. The operation is underway."