Intensity of fire is observed to relatively drop. Ukrainian army commanders deploy military hardware and artillery at the frontline.
By the evening trench warfare erupted in the northern outskirts of Gorlovka, large-caliber machine guns and automatic grenade launchers are fired.
DPR recon informs that approximately 30 militants, presumably foreign mercenaries, arrived to Novoselovka Vtoraya village (Donetsk direction). Four “Akatsiya” self-propelled artillery guns were discovered in occupied Krasnogorovka (Donetsk direction). “Grad” multiple rocket launcher, two self-propelled artillery guns and five trucks with ammunition arrived to Novoselovka near Granitnoye (Mariupol direction).
According to updated information, on October 24 Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 252 times, including 147 times by artillery systems. The enemy shelled Gorlovka, Yasinovataya, Avdeevka industrial zone, Spartak, Trudovskie and Aleksandrovka villages near Donetsk, Sosnovskoye and Sakhanka in the south of DPR. 5 houses in Zaytsevo and Trudovskie were damaged. One serviceman of the Republic was killed, one civilian was injured in Trudovskie village.