The invaders have significantly increased shelling in Donetsk, Luhansk and Artemivsk directions between 6.00 pm yesterday and 6.00 am today. Using 82-mm mortars, they launched unsighted fire in direction of such settlements as Novhorodske, Verhnotoretske, Krasnohorivka and Zhovte.

The terrorists opened fire from different types of grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms in Donetsk direction:  Avdiivka, Opytne, Verhnotoretske, Krasnohorivka, Marinka and Pisky; in Artemivsk direction: Zaitseve, Leninske, Mayorsk, Zolote and Luhanske. 

In Luhansk direction, militants opened fire on ATO forces positions 5 times. Using 82-mm mortars, they attacked the village of Sokolnyky. 

In Donetsk direction, they fired mortars, rocket-propelled grenades, heavy machine guns and small arms at Marinka, Verhnetoretske, Novhorodske, and Pisky. During this period, the militants launched a total of 51 shooting attacks.