Three fighters of the Ukrainian army sustained combat wounds in action in Donbas on Sunday, as pro-Kremlin militants attacked their emplacements 35 times. Maksym Prauta, the defense ministry speaker said that at a briefing in Kyiv on September 24.
According to him, the injured are getting the necessary medical assistance.
Prauta added that since Monday morning, Russian mercenaries have attacked Ukrainian positions four times. In Luhansk region, illegal armed gangs shelled Krymske using grenade launchers and small arms. In Shyrokyne and Lebedynske (Donetsk region), they fired small arms and heavy machineguns.
The Ukrainian forces have taken no casualties since Monday morning.
As 112 International reported earlier, Russian occupant forces went for provocation attacks in the area of the occupied Horlivka. The Joint Forces Operation HQ posted this on Facebook. 'On September 23, the militant-controlled media released information about shelling the living neighborhood in Horlivka, which resulted in damage to 12 houses at Nansen and Artilleristov streets', the post reads. According to the message, there were no casualties in the incident. Another provocation took place in the area of Avdiivka, where mercenaries attacked technical crews fixing the local water pipeline. The militants used grenade launchers, small arms and heavy machineguns. Workers of 'Voda Donbasa' company were evacuated and the works stopped immediately. Avdiivka and the adjacent towns and villages remained without regular water supplies.