The situation observed on Gorlovka direction today is relatively calm. The enemy shelled north-western and south-western districts of the city only several times. The enemy fires automatic grenade launchers and small arms from the direction of Dzerzhinsk.
On the Donetsk direction, Avdeevka industrial zone, Spartak, Staromikhailovka and Trudovskie villages were shelled by Ukrainian artillery. Eight apartment buildings on Sviridovskaya, Tomskaya and Iriny Levchenko streets in Donetsk were damaged.
On the Mariupol direction, the enemy once again shelled Leninskoye and Sakhanka during the night.
DPR recon informs that in the past week Ukrainian army had 45 non-combat casualties in Donbass, 14 of them fatal. The Ukrainian side lost a total of 40 people dead and approximately 100 wounded during this period.
During the past week Ukrainian army shelled frontline areas of DPR 3161 times, including 2477 times by various artillery systems. According to Operations Command, nine defenders of the Republic were killed, another 13 were injured. 14 houses in 4 towns and villages were damaged. Leninskoye and Sakhanka villages in the south of DPR were shelled most intensely. Ministry of Emergency Situations defused 170 explosive devices, 12 hectares of territory were inspected.