Over the past 24 hours, Russian invaders landed nine attacks on Ukrainian positions. One more attack was conducted in the small hours of August 9.
"August 8, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the ceasefire nine times. The enemy attacked our positions from grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms", reads the message.
The occupants used an RPG to shell the Ukrainian positions in Bohdanivka; in Vodyane, the enemy fired small arms. In Novotroitske, the Russian mercenaries opened fire from a heavy machine gun.
The enemy also attacked Shyrokyne, Novohryhorivka, Lebedynske and Novoluhanske.
No casualties were observed on the Ukrainian side.