Donbas update: Militants shell Ukraine positions 25 times
Over the past day, September 8, militants opened fire 25 times on the positions of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in Donbas.
As a result of shellings, one Ukrainian military was wounded, according to a daily summary by the press center of the Joint Forces Operation HQ.
In particular, the enemy opened aimed fire from infantry fighting vehicles, grenade launchers of various types, large-caliber machine guns, and small arms. Armament, banned by Minsk agreements, was not employed," the report said.
Russian-occupation forces fired at the positions of the Joint Forces near the settlements of Krymske, Zolote, Luhanske, Svitlodarsk, Mayorsk, Pivdenne, Verkhniotoretske, Krasnogorovka, Maryinka, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Vodiane, and Lebedynskiy," the report said.
In addition, at around 18:00, two soldiers of the Joint Forces died in a road accident in a non-combat situation.
According to intelligence, reports, in the past day, two invaders were killed and another five – wounded.
It is also reported that from day-start on September 9, militants fired from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns, and small arms near Vodiane.
Ukraine reported no losses on September 9.