24 hours in JFO zone: one Ukrainian soldier dies

According to the intelligence, three occupants were eliminated, seven - injured
08:29, 15 August 2018

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Over the past 24 hours, on August 14, the militants attacked at the Joint Forces positions 46 times in Donbas, as a result of what one Ukrainian soldier died and three got injured, as the JFO HQ reported on Facebook.

“The enemy opened fire 46 times at the positions of our troops including ten times from Minsk-banned weapons,” the message says.

The militants used grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms and infantry fighting vehicles in some sectors. Russian occupants also used 152-mm artillery and 122-mm mortars.

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The attacks were performed at the defenders of Krymske, Troitske, Zolote, Svitlodarsk, Mayorsk, Zaitsevo, Krasnohorivka, Opytne, Marinka, Pisky, Novotroitske, Chermaluk, Hnutove, Lebedynske, Pavlopil, Vodyane and Shyrokyne.

Moreover, the enemy fired at the defenders of Krymske from 152-mm artillery and from 122-mm artillery at the defenders of Hnutove, Vodyane and Shyrokyne.

“As a result of the battle actions, one Ukrainian defender died, three were wounded,” the HQ reported.

Since midnight the Russian occupation troops opened fire at our positions near Novozvanivka and Marinka.

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