Fighting continues near the cities of Shakhtarsk, Horlivka and Torez between the ATO forces and terrorists, the informator.lg.ua online edition reported.
The resource said that at 10.00 militants resumed shelling of Ukrainian positions near Shakhtar using mortar units, BM-21 Grad multiple rocket launchers.
The locals say that in Shakhtarsk there are more than 300 terrorists, aged 35-50 years, mostly Caucasians.
In Torez terrorists do not let people out. A large column of civilians is waiting for a safe corridor to leave the city.
Fighting is also underway near the mine No.20.
In Horlivka shots are heard.