Ukraine reports 1 KIA amid 34 enemy attacks in Donbas in past day
Russia's hybrid military forces mounted 34 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas in the past 24 hours, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action (KIA).
"According to intelligence reports, two occupiers were killed and another five wounded," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation said in an update on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on July 28, 2018.
The Russian occupation forces opened aimed fire mainly from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms at the defenders of the towns of Zolote, Maryinka, Avdiyivka and Krasnohorivka, and the villages of Krymske, Zhovte, Novotoshkivske, Maiorsk, Novomykhailivka, Lebedynske, Hnutove, Shyrokyne, Pavlopil and Vodiane. Along with this, the occupiers used 120mm and 82mm mortars near Lebedynske, as well as 82mm mortars near Vodiane.
Since Saturday midnight, Russian-led forces have mounted four attacks on the Ukrainian positions near the town of Svitlodarsk, and the villages of Krymske, Lebedynske and Shyrokyne.