Two Ukrainian soldiers wounded in Donbas in past day

10:45, 01 April 2018
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The wounded were immediately hospitalized, the press center of the headquarters of Ukraine's military operations reported on Facebook on Sunday morning.

In total, the Russian occupation forces mounted 11 attacks on the Ukrainian army on Saturday, March 31, despite the agreed Easter ceasefire.

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The occupiers opened fire four times from grenade launchers and small arms on Ukrainian positions near the village of Vodiane in the Donetsk sector, the HQ said.

The defenders of the town of Pavlopil came under fire from large-caliber machine guns and small arms three times.

In addition, the enemy used grenade launchers and small arms against the Ukrainian defenders of the towns of Avdiyivka and Maryinka.

In the Luhansk sector, the occupiers twice attacked Ukrainian fortifications near the village of Katerynivka, using 82mm mortars, grenade launchers and cannons of infantry fighting vehicles.

As UNIAN reported earlier, the Trilateral Contact Group for the settlement of the situation in Donbas on March 26 agreed on a comprehensive, sustainable and unlimited ceasefire from March 30, 2018. However, the Russian occupation forces violated the Easter ceasefire in Donbas 32 times on March 30.

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