In the Donetsk sector, the Russian-backed gangs attacked Ukrainian positions twice near the town of Avdiyivka, using grenade launchers of various systems, small arms, heavy machine guns, 82mm mortars, as well as banned 120mm mortars, according to the report.

Read alsoMilitants attack ATO forces 15 times in last day, hot spot near MariupolIn Luhansk region, the militants opened fire from small arms and grenade launchers on our fortified positions near the villages of Stepne and Novozvanivka.

In the Mariupol sector, the occupiers fired automatic mounted grenade launchers on one of our fortified positions near the village of Novotroyitske late evening.