"The enemy is continuing to concentrate a strike task force in the region of Horlivka next to Vuhlehirsk and Svitlodarsk, trying to prepare a counter strike in the rear of a bridgehead," he said.

"The group has up to 22 tanks and 34 armored fighting vehicles that are united in three tactical units. The total number of the enemy manpower in this region, including Yenakieve, is up to 2,000 people," Tymchuk said.