Previously, Russian militants did not let OSCE patrol visit Verkhnyoshyrokivske village in Donetsk region. It is noted, that this checkpoint is the entrance to the area with the ban for the deployment of heavy weapons and military hardware.
On January 8, pro-Kremlin occupants attacked Ukrainian forces in Donbas two times. Joint Forces Operation HQ reported that on Facebook.
"One serviceman of the Joint Forces sustained a wound due to the enemy attacks", reads the message on Facebook.
The enemy used small arms, heavy machine guns and grenade launchers of various kinds.