Over the last day, on September 8, the militants in Donbas opened fire at the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine 25 times. As a result of the shelling, one Ukrainian serviceman was injured, two deceased in a car accident. The press office of the Joint Forces reported this on Facebook.
It is noted that the enemy conducted aimed fire from ICV, grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms. The weapons prohibited by the Minsk Agreements were not used.
'Russian-occupation forces were implementing shelling the positions of the Joint Forces in the areas of the settlements Krymske, Zolote, Luhanske, Svitlodarsk, Maiorske, Pivdenne, Verkhnyotoretske, Krasnohorivka, Marinka, Pavlopil, Hruntove, Vodiane, and Lebedynske. As a result of the shelling one serviceman of the Joint Forces was injured,' reads the message.
Furthermore, at about 6 p.m., two servicemen of the Joint Forces died in the car accident.
According to the reconnaissance, two militants were eliminated, and five were wounded.
From the beginning of the following day, the militants were shooting from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms near Vodiane, no casualties among the military personnel of the Armed Forces of Ukraine reported.