Since Tuesday morning, pro-Kremlin mercenaries attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas 32 times. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk, the spokesman of Ukraine's defense ministry said this at a briefing in Kyiv.
According to him, one Ukrainian soldier deceased in combat over the mentioned period; another two soldiers sustained injuries, their lives are beyond danger.
In Luhansk region, the enemy fired 120 mm mortars; 22 mines hit Novotoshkivske. 82 mm mortar attacks were observed near Krymske and Luhanske. In Troitske, Zaitsevo, Zolote and Stanytsia Luhanska, the enemy opened fire from small arms, heavy machineguns and RPGs.
In Donetsk region, militants used 120 mm mortars to shell Vodyane and Lebedynske. A hostile IFV fired on defenders of Mariinka (Donetsk region).
Machinegun and RPG fire was also observed in Lomakynko, Shyrokyne, Pavlopol, Verkhnyotoretske, Lebedynske, Avdiivka, Opytne and Talakivka.
Over the said period, the Ukrainian forces also inflicted casualties on the enemy troops; five men deceased, while another four were wounded. A hostile APC was destroyed, too.