"Russian occupation forces were active throughout the entire contact line and fired on defenders of Krymske, Novoluhanske, Svitlodarsk, Zaitseve, Mayorsk, Pisky, Taramchuk, Avdiyivka, Vodiane, Pyschevyk, Shyrokyne and Talakivka, and the enemy used an 82mm mortar in the area of Hnutove. The enemy was trying to force Joint Forces servicemen to open fire in return," the statement reads.
One of the Ukrainian defenders was wounded in enemy fire.
According to intelligence, one invader was killed, and one more was wounded.
"During the current day, militants from Russian occupation forces fired five times on the positions of Ukrainian defenders near Svitlodarsk, Maryinka, Hnutove and Vodiane," the report says.