Since 7 a.m. through 6 p.m. Tuesday, Russian mercenaries have shelled Ukrainian positions four times. The press service of the Joint Forces Operation reported that on Facebook.
All four attacks were observed in Donetsk region, where the enemy fired grenade launchers, heavy machineguns and small arms, hitting the emplacements near Lebedynske, Shyrokyne and Vodyane.
One Ukrainian soldier deceased today in the combat area. His name was Volodymyr Luzhetsky, born in the village of Verkhniy Luzhok in Lviv region in 1995, as Lviv regional administration reported.
Earlier today, the Ministry of Defense reported that on July 10 there were no losses in the ranks of the Ukrainian army, and yesterday one soldier was wounded.
As it was reported earlier, on Sunday, July 8, Russian mercenaries opened fire on Ukrainian army emplacements 21 times. It was mostly quiet in Luhansk region, except for an attack near Popasna; in Donetsk region, however, the enemy used RPGs, large-caliber machineguns and small arms to attack Avdiivka, Mariinka, Vodyane, Shyrokyne, Lebedynske, Pavlopol and Talakivka.
A Ukrainian serviceman sustained a combat wound during the fight near Pivdenne, Donetsk region; two militants were wounded as well, the Ukrainian military intelligence says.