Donbas update: Ukraine reports 25 enemy attacks in last day
Russian-led forces mounted 25 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in the past 24 hours.
"No casualties among the Ukrainian troops have been reported over the past day. According to intelligence reports, four occupiers were wounded," the press center of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation said in an update on Facebook as of 07:00 Kyiv time on September 10, 2018.
Russian occupation forces opened aimed fire from grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms to attack the defenders of the towns of Zolote, Svitlodarsk, Krasnohorivka and Maryinka, and the villages of Krymske, Pivdenne, Verkhniotoretske, Novomykhailivka, Novotroyitske, Pavlopil, Hnutove, Lebedynske, Vodiane, and Shyrokyne.
In addition, the enemy resorted to 82mm mortars to shell the Ukrainian positions near Vodiane and Lebedynske in the Mariupol sector. "In the afternoon, one of the Ukrainian fortified positions near Krymske in the Luhansk sector came under fire from weapons of an infantry fighting vehicle," the report says.
"Since Monday midnight, Russian-led forces have mounted two attacks on the Ukrainian positions near Vodiane and Shyrokyne, using grenade launchers of various systems, heavy machine guns and small arms. There have been no casualties among Ukrainian troops from the beginning of the day," reads the report.