In the Luhansk sector of ATO zone Russian separatists violated ceasefire regime in Shchastia. Militants conducted an attack with the use of grenade launchers from the opposite side of the Siversky Donets river. In the Donetsk sector over 10 militant combat actions with the use of small arms and grenade launchers were registered in Zaitseve, Mayorsk, Novhorodske and on the frontline between Horlivka and Yasynuvata. Terrorist group members also fired from an 82-mm mortar upon Mayorsk and from an infantry fighting vehicle upon Novhorodske.Yesterday most intensive combat actions took place between Avdiivka and Maryinka. They started after 10 a.m. and lasted till late evening.
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Yesterday the highest number of militant attacks upon Ukrainian positions was registered in Pisky, snipers were also firing there. In the Mariupol sector Russian militants were firing upon Bohdanivka and Shyrokyne.
Law enforcement staff detained a former member of Kalmius terrorist group – part of so the called “Donetsk People’s Republic” (“DPR”) In Tsukuryn village of Donetsk region. Ukraine’s Security Service detained another terrorist in Solodke, Donetsk region. Law enforcement staff also keeps seizing illegal weapons – two RGD-5 and F-1 grenades, two magazines for a Kalashnikov rifle and over 400 ammunition rounds of various calibers were seized near Pobeda, Luhansk region. Second cache was discovered in Popasna district, Luhansk region, three grenade launchers, five antitank grenades, five ammunition pieces to the handheld grenade launcher and over 1000 ammunition rounds were seized from it. Over 50 22-mm caliber ammunition pieces were found in Nevelske, Donetsk region. Additionally militants hid several ammunition pieces for the grenade launcher, three 81-mm mortar cartridges and over 650 12,7-mm rounds of ammunition in uninhabited premises on outskirts of Krasnoarmiysk.