2 soldiers wounded in Donbas over day

Source : 112 Ukraine

Six attacks on Ukrainian positions in Donbas were reported since midnight
23:56, 9 October 2017


Russia-backed mercenaries attacked with grenade launchers and mortars in the Donbas conflict zone today, according to the Ukrainian Army HQ.

Mariupol sector was the most tense. The occupants attacked Ukrainian strongholds near Krasnohorivka with grenade launchers. Ukrainian soldiers opened return fire with a heavy machine gun. One Ukrainian soldier was wounded in this confrontation. He has been hospitalized and his health is stable. Ukrainian soldiers near Talakivka were also attacked, and one Ukrainian soldier was injured. Another attack with 82-mm mines was reported near Shyrokyne.

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In Donetsk sector, attacks near Avdiivka and Nevelske were reported. The militants used machine guns.

In Luhansk sector, the enemy fired from anti-tank grenade launcher near Novoaleksandrivka.

Overall, six attacks were reported from midnight to 6 pm. The Ukrainian Army opened return fire to most of the attacks.

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