24 hours in Donbas: militants performed 18 attacks

Source : 112 Ukraine

The militants used Minsk banned weapons
23:56, 9 April 2018

Ministry of Defense of Ukraine

The militants shot at Ukrainian positions 18 times from the beginning of the day. As a result of the firings, three Ukrainian soldiers were injured, as Donbas conflict zone reported on Facebook.

The militants used 122-mm artillery arm in Donetsk sector near Shyrokyne and Lebedynske, and 120-mm mortars near Vodiane (Donetsk region).

Russian troops used 82-mm mortars, heavy machine guns and small arms near Lebedynske.

The enemy was shooting from various types of grenade launchers near Shyrokyne, Talakivka, Kamianka, Opytne and Vodiane (Donetsk region).

The militants used grenade launchers and heavy machine guns in Luhansk sector. Ukraine defense works near Svitlodarsk and Katerynivka (Luhansk region) were under fire as well.

“As a result of the enemy’s fire, three Ukrainian soldiers were injured. Our defenders were taken to the hospitals and received a necessary medical assistance,” the message says.

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