"The terrorists committed shelling of the cities and villages of Debaltseve, Luhanske, Tonenke, Nova Hryhorivka using multiple rocket launchers. Besides, the bandits conducted artillery strike on Krymske village, twice shelled Stanytsia Luhanska and Triokhizbenka at the Luhansk direction. The criminals shelled Krasnohorivka, Tonenke, Vodiane, and Kamianka villages at the Donetsk direction as well.
"The artillery attacks impacted Sartana village at Mariupol direction. The criminals used artillery and mortars. The Ukrainian detachments applied retaliatory artillery strikes and forced the bandits to cease shelling.
"The hardest enemy's push was observed at the Debaltseve direction. The terrorists twice tried to storm the Ukrainian troops' positions near Chornukhyne and Mius villages during this night alone. The Ukrainian army detachments have successfully repulsed all the enemy's attacks. According to preliminary information, the enemy lost 190 militants and 7 units of equipment.
"These statistics once again confirms that human life is not worth a straw for the terrorists. The Ukrainian servicemen, on the contrary, are bravely holding their positions ready to give a fitting rebuff to the enemy at any direction."