In particular, in the direction of Luhanske, mercenaries fired easel-mounted anti-tank grenade launchers, as well as grenade launchers of various systems and small arms – in the direction of Talakivka.
Not far from Krymske, the enemy used easel-mounted anti-tank grenade launchers and MANPADs, as well as large-caliber machine guns. Near Novozvanivka, Russian-controlled forces fired at Ukrainian positions with anti-tank grenade launchers and large-caliber machine guns.
The enemy attacks brought no casualties among Joint Forces. Ukrainian troops returned fire to enemy provocations, forcing the latter to cease further attacks.
As of 7:00 Kyiv time on October 18, no new ceasefire violations were reported.