Since Thursday morning, the Ukrainian military positions in Donbas took fire four times. None of the Ukrainian defenders were killed or wounded in action. The Joint Forces Operation HQ reported this on Facebook.
The enemy never used the Minsk-banned weapons - mostly grenade launchers, heavy machineguns, and small arms. Hostile troops opened fire in Nevelske, Hnutove, and Lebedynske.
Anti-tank missiles hit Ukrainian positions near Lebedynske.
On October 17, the militants shelled the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine nine times. One Ukrainian serviceman sustained combat injuries in action. The militants opened adjusted fire using 120mm and 82mm mortars, grenade launchers of different systems, heavy machine guns, and small arms.