During the current day in Donbas, the pro-Russian occupational troops fired at the positions of Joint Forces 8 times. No losses among the Ukrainian servicemen reported, the press service of the Joint Forces Operation stated on its Facebook page.
The enemy conducted aimed fire from grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms at positions in the Novotoshkivske, Katerynivka, and Shyrokyne settlements, used 122 mm barrel artillery, 120-mm mortars, and IFV weapons against defenders of Vodyane.
In addition, the militants opened fire on the stronghold of our troops near Krymske with infantry fighting vehicles, attacked Hnutove defenders with a fire strike from mortars of 82 mm caliber, and opened sniper fire.
There are no casualties among the Joint forces for today.
We recall that over the past day, October 6, the militants violated the cease-fire 25 times, two Ukrainian soldiers were injured.
Earlier, Russian warship was discovered not far from the coast of Latvia, in the exclusive economic zone of the country. It was reported by the press service of the National Armed Forces of Latvia on Twitter.
The incident occurred yesterday, on Saturday, October 6th.
"On October 6, in the exclusive economic zone of Latvia, at a distance of 14 nautical miles from the state border, the Russian military ship of the Steregushchy class was noticed," the military said.
This is not the first such case. Earlier, on May 12, Russian ships of the SB-121 and Kashtan class, and six and a half sea miles from the territorial waters - the landing ship of the Ropucha class were detected in the exclusive economic zone of Latvia, 12 sea miles from the territorial waters of the country. A similar incident occurred on April 28, when a frigate of the class "Steregushchy" was discovered five nautical miles from the territorial waters of Latvia, as well as a tug of the Gorin class.