Ukraine reports 1 KIA, 4 WIA's in Donbas amid 32 enemy attacks in last day
Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 32 times in the past 24 hours, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action (KIA) and another four as wounded in action (WIA).
Read also"Easter ceasefire" in Donbas fails on its first day with attacks on Ukrainian positionsThe Russian occupation forces continue to violate the so-called "Easter ceasefire" in Donbas, which came into force at 00:01 Kyiv time on March 30, 2018, the press center of the headquarters of Ukraine's military operations reported on Facebook on Saturday morning.
In the Donetsk sector, the enemy opened fire from grenade launchers and 82mm mortars, as well as launched an anti-tank guided missile on Ukrainian fortified positions near the village of Talakivka, while grenade launchers were used near the villages of Opytne, Verkhniotoretske, Bohdanivka, Lebedynske, Shyrokyne, and Butivka coal mine.
Moreover, the aggressor fired grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and an anti-aircraft gun on Ukrainian positions near the village of Vodiane, as well as heavy machine guns near the villages of Pavlopil and Pyshevyk. In addition, the occupiers opened fire from small arms at the Ukrainian troops stationed near Pavlopil, Opytne, Bohdanivka, Novotroyitske, Kamianka, Pyshevyk, Pisky, and the towns of Avdiyivka and Maryinka.
In the Luhansk sector, the militants fired grenade launchers of various types, heavy machine guns and small arms at the defenders of the village of Luhanske. They also used grenade launchers near the village of Katerynivka.
As UNIAN reported earlier, the Russian occupation forces mounted 57 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas in last day before the Easter ceasefire.