Since the day began, Russian mercenaries attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas eight times. That resulted in combat injuries for two Ukrainian soldiers. The Defense Ministry's press office reported this on Thursday.
In the Luhansk region, the enemy opened fire from 120 mm mortars; 35 mines landed near Orikhove. The militants also used mounted anti-tank grenade launchers, heavy machine guns, and small arms. Four 82 mm mines hit the vicinities of Khutir Vilny.
In the Donetsk region, an enemy sniper attacked Ukrainian military emplacements near Chermalyk. Near Mariinka, Novotroitske and Hnutove, illegal armed gangs also opened fire from grenade launchers, mortars, and small arms.
Near Pavlopil (Donetsk region), the occupants used a drone to drop a rocket-propelled grenade on Ukrainian positions.
Representatives of the so-called "republics" will participate in the meetings of Trilateral Contact Group; the President's Office reported that on June 11. These people joined the negotiations at the request of the Ukrainian side.