One Ukrainian soldier was injured as at 12 pm in Donbas conflict zone, as Dmytro Hutsulyak, Defense Ministry Spokesperson, said at the briefing.
“Today, as a result of combat actions one of our defenders was injured. He was taken to a portable hospital, where he is taken care of,” Hutsulyak noted.
He added that the militants violated ceasefire 13 times today.
“The enemy used grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns and small arms near Berezove, Vodyane, Chermalyk, Starohnativka, Shyrokyne and Hnutove. The occupants launched at the positions of Joint Forces near Vodyane and Chermalyk several 82mm shells. Besides, Russian troops launched around ten 120mm mortars at the defenders of Krymske and Chermalyk,” the message says.
It was noted that the Ukrainian military opened fire in response a couple of times.
Earlier, it was reported that the militants performed 38 attacks over the past 24 hours at the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded.