Militants performed 36 attacks at the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Donbas conflict zone on October 8, three soldiers got injured, as the Joint Forces Operation HQ reported on Facebook.
“Russian occupants opened fire 36 times at our positions. The enemy used Minsk-banned weapons 12 times… Three soldiers got injured,” the reports says.
Over the past 24 hours that enemy shot at the positions on the Armed Forces near Krymske, Novotoshkivske, Katerynivka, Stepnoye, Troitske, Luhanske, Travneve, Avdiivka, Pisky, , Krasnohorivka, Marinka, Novomykhaylivka, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Vodyane, Lebedynske and Shyrokyne.
“The occupants applied 120mm mortars firing at the positions of the Armed Forces near Krymske, Luhanske, Vodyane and Lebedynske. The defence works of our troops near Krymske, Novotoshkivske, Luhanske and Travneve came under fire from 82mm mortars. The defenders of Shyrokyne were shot at from ZU-23-2 anti-aircraft mount. The occupants conducted fire from IFV at the defenders of Novotoshkivske, Troitske, Vodyane and Lebedynske,” the HQ reported.
Today, the enemy shot at our positions twice in Mariupol sector near Pavlopil and Shyrokyne from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms. Heavy weaponry was not used. No casualties reported.