24 hours in Donbas: Four Ukrainian servicemen sustain combat injuries

Source : 112 Ukraine

The enemy conducted 37 attacks on Ukrainian positions
09:56, 8 June 2018

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The overall situation in Donbas combat area remains complicated, yet under control of the Ukrainian military. The press center of the HQ of the joint forces operation reported this on Facebook.

According to the message, since Thursday morning, Russian mercenaries launched 37 attacks on Ukrainian positions, which resulted in combat injuries for four Ukrainian fighters.

The enemy used Minsk-banned weapons, specifically, 82 and 120 mm mortars, as well as 122-mm artillery. 

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The most intense action is observed in Luhansk region, in Krymske and Novotoshkivske; over the past 24 hours, the mercenaries used mortars and a tank to shell the Armed Forces' emplacements there. 

In Donetsk region, skirmishes occurred near Zaitsevo, Kamyanka, Vodyane and Lebedynske. In Vodyane and Lebedynske, the enemy fired at least 85 mines. The government forces returned fire to repel the adversary.

Over the last 24 hours, two enemy soldiers were wounded, another one deceased. 

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