Donbas update: Ukraine reports 3 WIAs amid 36 enemy attacks in past day

10:10, 11 August 2018
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Photo from Ukraine's Defence Ministry

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"The Russian occupation forces opened aimed fire from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms to attack the defenders of the towns of Maryinka and Krasnohorivka, and the villages of Krymske, Troyitske, Luhanske, Zalizne, Shumy, Opytne, Novomykhailivka, Bohdanivka, Hnutove, Lebedynske, Pavlopil, Vodiane, and Shyrokyne. In certain areas, the enemy engaged infantry fighting vehicles. Along with this, the enemy shelled the Ukrainian positions near Lebedynske and Shumy in the Horlivka direction, using 120mm mortars," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation (JFO) said in an update on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on August 11, 2018.

According to intelligence reports, one enemy troop was killed and another four were wounded.

Since Saturday midnight, Russian-led forces have mounted two attacks on the Ukrainian positions near Pavlopil and Hnutove. No heavy weapons were used. There have been no casualties among the Ukrainian military since day-start.

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